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Maria Ressa retweeted
BREAKING: The Department of Justice has charged at least 16 people, including nuns, linked with the Rural Missionaries of the Philippines for a non-bailable offense of allegedly providing funds to the CPP-NPA. @rapplerdotcom
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Last week, a shocking report by @globalwitness & @Foxglovelegal study showed that @Facebook failed to catch 100% of hate & violence inciting ads in Kenya. In this OpEd, our ED Davis Malombe outlines @Meta’s responsibility to act on hate speech & incitement in 🇰🇪#KenyaDecides2022
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Maria Ressa retweeted
This is conflict profiteering. If even terrorist content is being ignored by @Meta on #Facebook, do we really believe they did their best to deal with hate speech and other problems flagged by researchers throughout the election cycle? Shame on them. #KenyaDecides2022
Terrorist content is thriving on Facebook in Kenya and other African countries. The "bad actors have learned how to game the system", @MoustafaAyad tells WaPo, addressing the failures of AI content moderation and our recent research. Read it here: isdglobal.org/isd-in-the-new…
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Fascinating.
Did anyone else notice the absence of the Brazilian Foreign Ministry from social media ⁉️ All governmental social accounts have been suspended for the entire election period.😱 ➡️🔗newsbulletin247.com/world/12…
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Maria Ressa retweeted
“How to Stand Up to a Dictator is the story of how democracy dies by a thousand cuts, and how an invisible atom bomb has exploded online that is killing our freedoms.” Join @mariaressa at the SFU Vancouver Speaker Series on Sept 13. Online & in-person | ow.ly/w8Iv50Kj11c
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