Content Moderation

10/09/2019

On Policing Content, Social Media Companies Face a Trust Gap With Users

Carl Szabo
Carl Szabo Vice President and General Counsel

Carl Szabo, vice president and general counsel of internet trade association NetChoice, which advocates for Section 230, said that part of the issue is the sheer amount of content that filters through the platforms. For example, Facebook’s moderators review more than 2 million pieces of content daily, according to a spokesperson, who also said by email that the company has tripled the number of people working on safety and security issues since 2016.

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