Facebook ‘allowed graphic or abusive material to remain online’, programme finds

Facebook moderators were instructed not to remove extreme, abusive or graphic content from the platform even when it violated the company’s guidelines, an undercover investigation has found.

While nudity is almost always removed, violent videos involving assaults on children, racially charged hate speech and images of self-harm among underage users all remained on Facebook after being reported by users and reviewed by moderators.

“These revelations about...
source: Tottenham Independent

2018-07-17 02:14
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