Netflix’s CEO reportedly offered to resign from Facebook’s board after slamming Peter Thiel’s support of Trump — but Mark Zuckerberg said ‘no’ (FB, NFLX)

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings reportedly offered to resign from Facebook’s board over his disagreement with Peter Thiel’s support of then-presidential candidate Donald Trump, according to The Wall Street Journal. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg declined Hastings’ offer to resign. Thiel is reportedly scaling back his involvement in Silicon Valley and moving his investment firms to Los Angeles, where he plans to build a “right-leaning media outlet.”

 

In August of last year, The New York

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