the only living boy in new york
senior content manager @Vocal
Section 10, Paragraph A of Vocal's internal Moderation Protocols begins with the following statement: Vocal takes a cautious approach to the moderation of stories related to conspiracy theories, especially those that contain subject matters linked to real-world violence.
As Senior Content Manager and de facto head of Content Moderation at Vocal, I read a lot of stories. I read a lot, because I have to. We are a platform that fights back against hate speech and misinformation by employing a powerful army of human moderators. Every story is read by me or someone on my team before it goes live, to ensure that it does not contain:
Random outbursts of applause erupted from the steps of the Supreme Court building last night. Parents carried their children, many already in their pajamas, in one arm, and held up phones, candles, and makeshift beacons in the other — beacons in remembrance of someone who, for so many, was just that.
Peter Weber's "journey to find love," as Bachelor producer Chris Harrison has referred to the last three months of reality TV on ABC, finally came to a close last night.