Emergency Pod! Facebook hands off Trump’s indefinite ban to the Oversight Board | E1164

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Show notes:
0:00 Intro
0:53 OurCrowd – Sign up for a free account at https://www.ourcrowd.com/twist
2:22 Breaking down the timeline of Facebook’s Trump ban
6:56 Understanding Facebook’s Oversight Board: What is it, why was it formed & what types of appeal cases have they seen so far?
13:59 How are the board members compensated, what is their time commitment & how were they selected? How algorithmic failure led to the board’s creation
19:09 Final thoughts: Savvy move by Zuckerberg? Will Twitter & YouTube start submitting to the board? Is this move in good faith?

Referenced in the Episode:

Oversight Board Website

https://oversightboard.com

Axios Article

https://www.axios.com/facebook-oversight-board-20000-cases-submitted-six-chosen-028b1b7a-2b91-4f40-80af-1783d505690a.html.html

AP Article

https://apnews.com/article/donald-trump-media-social-media-95fc069c7c6de081add58e43edf31e8d

Variety Article

https://variety.com/2019/digital/news/facebook-130-million-fund-content-oversight-board-1203434228/

Aspen Institue Video

https://youtu.be/N6KzbH4e0Cg

Reuters Video

https://youtu.be/q16Tdd1Q1Vo

CNBC International Video

https://youtu.be/NbWdGuz0Wkc

Sarah Frier Tweet

https://twitter.com/sarahfrier/status/1258111459965444096

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