Facebook Content Moderation

    • 3.28.19

      Facebook Bans White Nationalism and White Separatism

      After a civil rights backlash, Facebook will now treat white nationalism and separatism the same as white supremacy, and will direct users who try to post that content to a nonprofit that helps people leave hate groups.

    • 3.15.19

      Documents Show How Facebook Moderates Terrorism on Livestreams

      On Friday, at least 49 people were killed in terror attacks in New Zealand. Documents, sources, and interviews with senior Facebook employees show how difficult it is for social media companies to moderate live footage.

    • 2.26.19

      How Facebook Trains Content Moderators

      Facebook's former head of training talks about how the company decides whether a person is cut out to look at hateful, violent, and graphic content all day.