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Facebook will fuel more unrest, whistle-blower tells UK lawmakers

Al Jazeera, 26 Oct 2021
Facebook Inc. will fuel more violent unrest around the world unless it stops its algorithms from pushing extreme and divisive content, whistle-blower Frances Haugen has told a British parliamentary committee.
With a focus on the US, the company was willfully blind to its impact on many markets where a lack of local-language staff meant it often failed to understand the toxic or dangerous nature of messages on its platform, she said.

Al Jazeera's Rory Challands reports.
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