Net giants 'must pay for news' from which they make billions

Like BuzzFeed's Jonah Peretti yesterday, European publishers are calling on Facebook and Google to pay them for the right to host their content: 

Nine European press agencies, including AFP, called Wednesday on internet giants to be forced to pay copyright for using news content on which they make vast profits.
The call comes as the EU is debating a directive to make Facebook, Google, Twitter and other major players pay for the millions of news articles they use or link to.


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