Facebook hiring thousands to look for violent videos

We’ve been talking about this on The Dugle Report for the last few weeks – violent videos posted on Facebook. In one instance, video of a murder was on the social media platform for two hours before Facebook was alerted and took it down.

Today – Mark Zuckerberg announced Facebook was adding 3,000 people to their Community Operations Team. These people will review the millions of reports the social network gets each week.

This is Mr. Zuckerberg’s full Facebook announcement:

Over the last few weeks, we've seen people hurting themselves and others on Facebook — either live or in video posted…

Posted by Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday, May 3, 2017

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