From Washington Examiner:

“A lack of sufficient experts in the content moderation team in 2018 led to Facebook contributing to the genocide in Burma,” said Chris Riley, a senior fellow of internet governance at the R Street Institute. “But in this case, Facebook has taken the initiative.”

Riley noted that the filing in question distinguishes between offensive or derogatory speech and speech that “incites imminent harm,” a standard that he believes holds up on an international understanding of what free speech should be.

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