Harvard Gazette: Exploring the dark, puzzling inner workings of Facebook

Harvard Gazette: Exploring the dark, puzzling inner workings of Facebook. “Republicans think Facebook is silencing conservative voices because Silicon Valley is full of Democrats. Democrats think Facebook is promoting right-wing hate speech and dangerous conspiracy theories because it’s profitable. ‘The answer is that Facebook is deeply partisan in favor of Facebook,’ ​said Jeff Horwitz, a technology reporter for The Wall Street Journal who led the paper’s investigation into the company’s abandoned effort to tamp down political polarization on the platform after the 2020 election. The inquiry offered an unprecedented look into the inner workings of the enormously popular and influential social media service.”

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