Inside the internal fight over Pinterest’s health misinformation policy
Pinterest’s battle against health misinformation has been just as much a fight inside the company’s own doors.
A STAT SPECIAL REPORT Externally polished, internally marginalized: Inside the fight over Pinterest’s health misinformation policy Read the story by
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From the outside, Pinterest was praised for tamping down on health misinformation. Inside, the people running the effort were marginalized and left vulnerable to doxxing. Great reporting from
A team at Pinterest created the company's much-lauded policy for handling disinformation. But when push came to shove, Pinterest blinked. And the team's leader, Ifeoma Ozoma, was harassed and doxxed.
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