Facebook pro-censorship ‘whistleblower’ launches nonprofit

Frances Haugen, the Facebook “whistleblower” with a long history of left-wing activism, who was elevated to celebrity status by the media after she began publicly criticizing the tech giant for not censoring enough, officially launched his non-profit organization.

Unlike previous Facebook whistleblowers like Ryan Hartwig, Cassandra Spencerand Zach McElroy, who exposed the tech company’s censorship apparatus and were largely ignored by politicians and the media, Haugen was asked to testify before legislatures around the world, received a book deal, and received support from left-wing billionaires like Pierre Omidyar.

Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen is recognized as US President Joe Biden delivers the State of the Union address accompanied by Vice President Kamala Harris and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) (Photo by Jabin Botsford-Pool/Getty Images)

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives for the 8th annual Breakthrough Prize awards ceremony at NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View, California on November 3, 2019. (Photo by JOSH EDELSON / AFP) (Photo by JOSH EDELSON/ AFP via Getty Images)

(Photo by JOSH EDELSON/AFP via Getty Images)

It’s the treatment you get when you’re a Big Tech employee who thinks the industry’s biggest problem is that it doesn’t censor enough.

Breitbart News’ Lucas Nolan reported on Haugen’s ambitions to launch a nonprofit earlier this year. It seems that she has achieved this goal.


Whistleblower Frances Haugen — a former Facebook engineer who leaked documents suggesting the company put profits before safety — launched an organization on Thursday dedicated to fighting the harm caused by social media.

New nonprofit Beyond the Screen said its first project would be to document big tech’s failures to meet its “legal and ethical obligations to society” and help find ways to address those issues.

“We can have social media that brings out the best in us, and that’s what Beyond the Screen is working towards,” Haugen said in a statement.

Since she was first catapulted into the limelight by a media establishment that recognized a fellow traveler, it has emerged that Haugen was part of the same Facebook team that censored the story of the Hunter Biden laptop, an act that some studies have shown had a defining effect. on voter opinion ahead of the 2020 election.

Allum Bokhari is Breitbart News’ Senior Technology Correspondent. He is the author of #DELETED: Big Tech’s Battle to Erase the Trump Movement and Steal The Election.


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