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Facebook Employees Leaving As Hate Speech Festers

Facebook Employees Leaving As Hate Speech Festers

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roughly 1 of every 1,000 pieces of content ... violates ... rules on hate speech... even with artificial intelligence and third-party moderators, the company was “deleting less than 5% of all of the hate speech posted to Facebook.”...

civic integrity team... charged with protecting the democratic process and reducing misinformation ... recently disbanded as a stand-alone unit ...

“The implicit vision ... all human discourse is overseen by perfect, fair, omniscient robots owned by [CEO] Mark Zuckerberg. This is clearly a dystopia, but one so deeply ingrained we hardly notice it any more.” ... Facebook has “very apparent interest in propping up actors who are fanning the flames of the very fire we are trying to put out"

Very conservative and conservative users shared more than seven times as much misinformation... as moderate, liberal, or very liberal users ... “a dozen proposals [have been] ... diluted or killed because … they have a disproportionate impact ... harming conservative content more"

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