Ex Facebook employee on how a minority of woke activist employees enforced a moral order and pushed an anti-‘hate speech’ agenda against the cautious instincts of moderate figures like Zuckerberg and Sandberg via
How did Facebook go from defending free expression to adopting its broad policy on “hate speech” today? A former employee reveals the extent of the ideological homogeneity & hostility at the powerful multi-national company
Facebook Has a Right to Block ‘Hate Speech’—But Here’s Why It Shouldn’t | by Brian Amerige, a former senior engineering manager at Facebook
A former Facebook employee reveals the groupthink and hostility within the company.
How did Facebook go from defending free expression to enacting its “hate speech” policy today? A former employee reveals what happened inside the company
"We are the first human beings to witness the creation and growth of a platform that has more users than any country on the planet has people. And with that comes both triumph and failure at mind-bending scale."
För dem som intresserar sig för sociala plattformar och yttrandefrihet är detta "required reading". <But the Facebook hate speech policy has no such solid foundation because “hate speech” is not a valid concept in the first place>
“Perhaps even more importantly, you cannot prohibit controversy and offense without destroying the foundation needed to advance new ideas. History is full of important ideas,...
On Facebook's increasingly doomed attempts to regulate content
"During an internal town hall about the controversy, employees interrupted, barked and pointed at Zuck and Sheryl Sandberg with such hostility that several long-time employees walked away, concluding that the company “needed a cultural reset.”