Whistleblower says Facebook put profit before reining in hate speech

Former Facebook employee and whistleblower Frances Haugen is expected to tell US Congress on Tuesday that the company faces little oversight and liken the social media giant to tobacco companies that for decades denied that smoking damaged health, according to testimony seen by Reuters. “When we realized tobacco companies were hiding the harms it caused, the government took action. When we figured out cars were … Continue reading Whistleblower says Facebook put profit before reining in hate speech