Facebook whistleblower advises UK lawmakers on enforcing Online Safety Bill

The UK’s Houses of Parliament as seen across Westminster Bridge.
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Facebook whistleblower Sophie Zhang gave UK lawmakers her perspective on how best to implement the pending Online Safety Bill in a hearing in Parliament on Monday. The former Facebook data scientist used her inside knowledge of moderation practices to answer questions from the Draft Online Safety Bill joint committee about how to ensure that tech companies comply with upcoming legislation that would see them more tightly regulated in the UK.The Online Safety Bill, previously known as the Online Harms Bill, is a key piece …