April 16, 2021

TTP Investigation: Facebook Teems with Human Smugglers Luring Migrants

Today, the Tech Transparency Project released a report showing that smugglers are using Facebook to offer illegal passage across the southern U.S. border, despite the platform’s insistence that it doesn’t allow human exploitation. The investigation revealed that, in some cases, Facebook’s algorithm is actually recommending smuggler pages to users.

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Apr 16, 2021

TTP Investigation: Facebook Teems with Human Smugglers Luring Migrants

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Watchdog Requests Investigation into Arizona Rep. Mark Finchem for Violating State Campaign Finance Law

Apr 9, 2021

Watchdog Calls for Investigation into Sen. Marsha Blackburn for Abusing Her Office to Avoid a Traffic Ticket

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