Facebook’s Whistelblower Testified Before Congress

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Francis Haugen, the Facebook whistleblower, testified before Congress about how the lack of accountability and company policies increase profit while harming people. The hearing focused on the adverse effects that Facebook’s content is producing in teens and children. “It is clear that Facebook prioritizes profit over the well-being of children and all users” said Marsha Blackburn, Republican Senator from Tennessee.