4 Ways Facebook Hate Speech Policies Censor Marginalized Users

First, Facebook’s leadership doesn’t seem to understand the nuances of diverse identities. Second, Facebook’s approach to most issues, including authentic names or hate speech, is to create one-size-fits-all policies it claims will work for the majority of users. Third, Facebook does not share the details of its enforcement guidelines, release data on the prevalence of hate speech, or give users a chance to appeal decisions and receive individualized support. Fourth, Facebook appears unwilling to invest adequate resources to address these issues.

Source: Wired

Share your thoughts:

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.