BONUS: The grim reality of Facebook moderation

*WARNING* Please be aware that this episode contains descriptions of extreme violence, child abuse and cruelty, animal abuse and cruelty, acts of murder, sexual violence, and other descriptions that listeners may find distressing.

People working as content reviewers, moderating the dregs of the internet on Facebook, have one of the toughest and most distressing modern jobs. So why do it? In this episode, we speak to a former worker who lays out the reality of what the fundamentals of the job are, despite Facebook’s policies and processes continuing to change. This is a tough listen, but an essential one.