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On Monday, Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen said platforms are ‘literally subsidizing hate’ because ‘hateful’ advertisements are cheaper to run
TIME
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Frances Haugen is talking to european lawmakers. That's a big problem for Facebook
Frances Haugen is talking to european lawmakers. That's a big problem for Facebook
Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen left her job at the company earlier this year with thousands of pages of documents referencing a litany of societal harms.

She didn’t have to rummage through filing cabinets or secretly make Xerox copies.
Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen left her job at the company earlier this year with thousands of pages of documents referencing a litany of societal harms.

She didn’t have to rummage through filing cabinets or secretly make Xerox copies.
Seventeen American news organizations, including the @AP, worked together to gain access to thousands of pages of internal company documents obtained by Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen.

Here is what they found.

#TheFacebookPapers

Seventeen American news organizations, including the @AP, worked together to gain access to thousands of pages of internal company documents obtained by Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen. 
 
Here is what they found. 

#TheFacebookPapers
What are #TheFacebookPapers?

The papers are redacted versions of disclosures made by whistleblower Frances Haugen to the SEC, alleging Facebook was prioritizing profits over safety and hiding its own research from investors and the public.
What are #TheFacebookPapers? 

The papers are redacted versions of disclosures made by whistleblower Frances Haugen to the SEC, alleging Facebook was prioritizing profits over safety and hiding its own research from investors and the public.
NowThis
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While testifying to a UK Parliament committee, Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen said, ‘Anger and hate is the easiest way to grow on Facebook’
NowThis
@nowthisnews
On Monday, Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen said platforms are ‘literally subsidizing hate’ because ‘hateful’ advertisements are cheaper to run
What are #TheFacebookPapers?

The papers are redacted versions of disclosures made by whistleblower Frances Haugen to the SEC, alleging Facebook was prioritizing profits over safety and hiding its own research from investors and the public.
What are #TheFacebookPapers? 

The papers are redacted versions of disclosures made by whistleblower Frances Haugen to the SEC, alleging Facebook was prioritizing profits over safety and hiding its own research from investors and the public.
NowThis
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Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen told British lawmakers Monday that the platform amplifies online hate and fails to protect children from harmful content
Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen told British lawmakers Monday that the platform amplifies online hate and fails to protect children from harmful content
During testimony before the British Parliament, Frances Haugen, a former Facebook product manager, said that the tech company was aware of its harmful effects on society but was unwilling to act.
Reuters
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Former Facebook employee-turned-whistleblower Frances Haugen described a lack of experience among the upper echelon of management at Facebook, saying, ‘Mark [Zuckerberg] came in when he was 19, and he's still the CEO’
From facilitating an insurrection to turning a blind eye to human trafficking in the Middle East, a bonanza of allegations against Facebook came out today based on thousands of documents leaked by Frances Haugen
From facilitating an insurrection to turning a blind eye to human trafficking in the Middle East, a bonanza of allegations against Facebook came out today based on thousands of documents leaked by Frances Haugen
Reuters
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Frances Haugen, a former product manager at Facebook, accused the social media platform of 'subsidizing hate,' and profiting off rising extremism
Reuters
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Whistleblower Frances Haugen told the British parliament that Facebook did not disclose the existence of its ‘crosscheck’ program to an independent oversight board reviewing how the social network made decisions about what content to permit on the platform
Reuters
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'We have seen that, over and over again in Facebook's research, it is easier to provoke people to anger, than to empathy and compassion,' Whistleblower Frances Haugen said. 'And so, we are literally subsidizing hate'
NowThis
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Speaking to British lawmakers on Monday, Frances Haugen said Facebook only slows down its platform after a ‘crisis has begun,’ instead of moderating content as it escalates on the site
NowThis
@nowthisnews
On Monday, Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen said platforms are ‘literally subsidizing hate’ because ‘hateful’ advertisements are cheaper to run
Seventeen American news organizations, including the @AP, worked together to gain access to thousands of pages of internal company documents obtained by Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen.

Here is what they found.

#TheFacebookPapers

Seventeen American news organizations, including the @AP, worked together to gain access to thousands of pages of internal company documents obtained by Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen.

Here is what they found.

#TheFacebookPapers
AFP News Agency
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Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen told UK lawmakers Monday that posting content featuring anger and hate "is the easiest way to grow" on the social media platform as she urged better regulation
Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen told UK lawmakers Monday that posting content featuring anger and hate "is the easiest way to grow" on the social media platform as she urged better regulation
NBC News
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Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen was “shocked” when she heard the company planned to hire 10,000 engineers to work on the metaverse, when its money would be better spent on safety, she told British lawmakers.
Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen was “shocked” when she heard the company planned to hire 10,000 engineers to work on the metaverse, when its money would be better spent on safety, she told British lawmakers.
WSJ reporter @JeffHorwitz, who won Frances Haugen's trust and led the "Facebook Files" reporting, just inked a book deal with Doubleday
WSJ reporter @JeffHorwitz, who won Frances Haugen's trust and led the "Facebook Files" reporting, just inked a book deal with Doubleday
Reuters
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Former Facebook employee-turned-whistleblower Frances Haugen said that many of the decisions made at the social-media giant were by senior executives - including founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg - who were still in their first or only jobs
Seventeen American news organizations, including the @AP, worked together to gain access to thousands of pages of internal company documents obtained by Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen.

Here is what they found.

#TheFacebookPapers
Seventeen American news organizations, including the @AP, worked together to gain access to thousands of pages of internal company documents obtained by Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen. 
 
Here is what they found. 

#TheFacebookPapers
NowThis
@nowthisnews
While testifying to a UK Parliament committee, Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen said, ‘Anger and hate is the easiest way to grow on Facebook’
POLITICO
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We’re among the 17 news orgs who published stories off the Facebook Papers — internal documents taken by whistleblower Frances Haugen that reveal the company’s role in everything from Jan. 6 riots to instigating violence worldwide.

Here’s what to know 🧵
We’re among the 17 news orgs who published stories off the Facebook Papers — internal documents taken by whistleblower Frances Haugen that reveal the company’s role in everything from Jan. 6 riots to instigating violence worldwide.

Here’s what to know 🧵
Reuters
@Reuters
Frances Haugen, a former Facebook employee who has turned whistleblower, testified to the British Parliament that the company misled its own oversight board about its ‘crosscheck’ program, allowing users to evade restrictions on sharing content
ABC News
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“Mark Zuckerberg has unilateral control over three billion people. There is no will at the top to make sure these systems are run in an adequately safe way," Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen tells U.K. lawmakers.
Reuters
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A former product manager on Facebook's civic misinformation team who has turned whistleblower, Frances Haugen, testified before the UK parliamentary select committee and said the social media behemoth incentivized advertisers to 'provoke people to anger'
CBS News
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"The Facebook platform is a manipulation engine...We are vulnerable, all of us, to this manipulation."

-Constitutional law professor Lawrence Lessig, an adviser to whistleblower Frances Haugen tells CBSN.
ABC News
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“There are going to be women who are walking around this earth in 60 years with brittle bones because of choices Facebook made now.”

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen is “extremely worried" about long-term mental and physical health of young users.
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