Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said this week that the company will not fact-check or censor political ads — even if they contain false or misleading information — in the name of free speech. His defense has brought criticism as people point to the platform’s outsized influence, and the social harm caused when political leaders spread misinformation.

On this week’s edition of Beat The Press, Emily Rooney was joined by Adam Reilly of WGBH News; Joanna Weiss of Experience Magazine; Dan Kennedy of Northeastern University; and Callie Crossley of WGBH News.