Facebook’s Critics Demand Changes Ahead of the Election

Will the platform's real oversight board please stand up?

Photo of Facebook's fake oversight board
Members of the fake oversight board include journalist Maria Ressa, former Facebook election security chief Yaël Eisenstat and early Facebook investor Roger McNamee. Source: Getty Images, Ted Talks, Toomas Henrik Ilves

After a summer of extra attention on how social media platforms handle moderating content, Facebook revealed new details about how it will operate its oversight board as criticism continues to pour in.

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