Elliot Schrage, Facebook Exec, Responds To Users' Privacy Worries

Last week [the New York Times] asked readers to submit questions about Facebook and its approach to privacy, which Elliot Schrage, vice president for public policy at the company, had agreed to answer.

[The New York Times] sifted through roughly 300 questions left by readers on [their] original blog post and [their] New York Times Facebook page and e-mailed a selection to Mr. Schrage. His answers appear below, after some general remarks.