Internal documents and audio show that Facebook is requiring moderators to come back to work to deal with content related to child abuse, self harm, and terrorism.
Facebook had four years to get ready for this election. It failed.
Social media platforms crack down on disinformation, so political groups are turning to text messaging, where regulations and oversight are almost non-existent.
“My family and I have received so many condolence messages that it actually got really traumatic for us all.”
The story has racked up over 54 million views on Facebook.
Using tech and social media, a new pro-democracy movement is faster and more creative, making it hard for authorities to catch up.
Facebook’s own employees are being urged to blow the whistle on their employer to help save the integrity of the presidential election.
As activists tried to upload images of Nigeria’s #EndSARS protests, the social media companies blocked their posts.
Shortly after VICE News reached out about Canadian anti-masker groups, Facebook deleted several of them.
Police arrested the 59-year-old retired firefighter and musician, and they believe he acted alone.