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How far will Facebook go to address their civil rights audit?

how far will facebook go to address their civil rights audit?
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge This week on the Vergecast interview series, Verge editor-in-chief Nilay Patel talks to Rashad Robinson, president of Color of Change, about the Facebook ad..
The Verge - Published

Tech at Work: DE&I at Facebook, Prop 22 and gig worker earnings

Hey, ya’ll. I’m experimenting with a bi-weekly roundup that looks at the state of labor in tech. We’ll use this space to explore topics related to diversity, equity and inclusion, the future of..
TechCrunch - Published | WATCH | Facebook failing to protect civil rights - audit

Facebook's decisions to allow controversial posts by President Donald Trump established a "terrible precedent," according to an external civil rights audit.
News24 - Published

Behind Facebook’s Civil Rights Audit With Rashad Robinson

“I think Facebook’s heart is in the right place sometimes. But their heart doesn’t make decisions inside the corporation." - Published

Five takeaways from Facebook's civil rights audit

A two-year audit of Facebook’s civil rights record found that the company’s elevation of free expression — especially by politicians — above other values has hurt its progress on other matters.. - Published Also reported by •Seattle TimesHindu

Facebook civil rights audit finds 'serious setbacks,' including hate speech and misinformation

A two-year audit of Facebook's civil rights record found 'serious setbacks' that have marred the social network's progress on matters such as hate speech, misinformation and bias. - Published

Facebook fails civil rights audit

HK another brick in Great Firewall, Elon’s elite academy, nuraloop earphones - Published Also reported by •Hindu

Facebook's refusal to fact-check or moderate politicians like President Trump is its biggest civil rights issue, according to a new internal audit (FB)

facebook's refusal to fact-check or moderate politicians like president trump is its biggest civil rights issue, according to a new internal audit (fb)
· *For the past several years, Facebook has refused to moderate speech from politicians — a policy that has been repeatedly tested by statements made by President Trump.* · *In a newly published..
Business Insider - Published

Facebook civil rights audit: "Serious setbacks" hurt progress

The audit recommends a "civil rights infrastructure" for the social media giant, but its suggestions aren't binding.
CBS News - Published Also reported by •SeattlePI.comSeattle Times

Facebook fails its own audit over civil rights and hate speech decisions

Facebook has released a long-awaited civil rights audit that’s bound to ramp up pressure to change policies that allow hate speech and other troubling content to flourish. It revealed that executive..
engadget - Published

Facebook civil rights audit warns of Trump, voter suppression ahead of presidential election

A civil rights audit of Facebook criticized the social media company's decision not to remove inflammatory and false claims by President Trump. - Published

Facebook civil rights audit dings 'weaponized' platform

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USMCA trade pact, Facebook audit, Ivy League sports: 5 things you need to know Wednesday

President Trump and Mexico's president will celebrate the trade deal, Facebook's civil rights audit comes out and more news to start your Wednesday. - Published

A Facebook civil rights audit could have unintended consequences

a facebook civil rights audit could have unintended consequences
As a longtime listener of her show, I was delighted to speak with Terry Gross on today’s edition of Fresh Air. The subject was my recent pieces on Facebook content moderators. Give it a listen! By..
The Verge - Published

Daily Crunch: Facebook is ‘too narrow’ on removing white supremacy

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1...
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