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a Pen Name
Got Me Booted
Mar 10, 2011 9:30 AM CST
Activist: Using a Pen Name Got Me Booted Off Facebook
...but Zuckerberg's dog can have a page?
- Michael Anti is a well-known Chinese journalist and activist with nearly 36,000 Twitter followers—but since Anti is not the name he was born with, Facebook closed his account on the basis that he wasn’t using his real name. Anti, born Zhao Jing, has used the pen name...
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