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Deepfake of Joe Biden on Facebook: Why the Decision of the Meta Supervisory Board Remains in Question

Meta's Oversight Board has decided to keep the video on Facebook, but wants the "inconsistent" policy updated.

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Meta Policy on Facebook Videos

Custom Facebook video with edited version of Joe Biden touching the girl's breasts, received permission to remain on the platform. Meta says the video does not use artificial intelligence to manipulate media and is unlikely to confuse most users.

Deepfake of Joe Biden on Facebook Why the Decision of the Meta Supervisory Board Remains in Question

Statement from the Meta Supervisory Board

Meta Supervisory Board expressed its concern about the company's policies, which , in their opinion, is unsystematic and not convincing in preventing specific harmful consequences. The Council calls on Meta to reconsider the policy, especially in light of the upcoming electoral processes in 2024.

Deepfake of Joe Biden on Facebook Why the Decision of the Meta Supervisory Board Remains in Question

They also suggest adding a label to indicate the layered nature and potential misleading nature of the content. Meta said it will review the board's guidance and provide a public response within the next 60 days.

Facebook moderation and questions in Ukraine

Frequent questions arise regarding Facebook moderation, including among Ukrainian users, who are often blocked for disseminating information about the war.

Deepfake of Joe Biden on Facebook Why the Decision of the Meta Supervisory Board Remains in Question

Glossary

  • Meta - the company formerly known as Facebook
  • Facebook - a popular social network
  • Joe Biden - President of the United States
  • Meta Oversight Board - a body that considers content moderation issues on platform
  • Electoral processes - processes related to elections and voting

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Answers to questions

What did Meta's supervisory board decide regarding Facebook video?

Meta's Oversight Board has decided to keep the video on Facebook, but wants the policy updated.

What is Meta's Facebook video policy?

Meta's policy is to leave user-generated videos on the platform, even if they contain edited content, such as a scene where Joe Biden touches a girl's breasts. However, the supervisory board expressed its concern about the company's policy and called for it to be reviewed.

What statement did the Meta Supervisory Board leave?

Meta's Oversight Board expressed concern about the company's policies, finding them to be unsystematic and unconvincing in preventing specific harmful effects. The council called on Meta to reconsider the policy, especially in light of the upcoming electoral processes in 2024. They also suggested adding a label to controversial content indicating its multi-layered nature and potential for misleading.

How did Meta react to the Supervisory Board's statement?

Meta said it will review the board's guidance and provide a public response within the next 60 days.

What questions arise regarding Facebook moderation in Ukraine?

Among Ukrainian users, frequent questions arise regarding Facebook moderation. They are often blocked for spreading information about the war. Meta's supervisory board must also take these issues into account in its decision.

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Meta's oversight board has decided that a deepfake video of Joe Biden can remain on Facebook, but requires an update to the company's policies. Find out why this decision is causing a wave of mistrust.
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