- Sep 7, 2021
They don't moderate elsewhere in the world, therefore photos of carrier bags full of severed hands (for instance), and misinformation sent via Facebook, get swiftly and widely distributed through that other awful Facebook estate Whatsapp (and it's groups). John Oliver did a nice little piece on Whatsapp on "Last Week Tonight":A good read into the role of a Disinformation Reporter, and what she does. I'd say she's pretty brave.
Also very interesting is how social media algorithms amplify opinions as shown by the test accounts they set up: