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Facebook is a "living, breathing crime scene," says one former tech insider

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With more than 2 billion users, Facebook's reach now rivals that of Christianity and exceeds that of Islam. However, the network's laser focus on profits and user growth has come at the expense of its users, according to one former Facebook manager who is now speaking out against the social platform. 'Facebook is a living, breathing crime scene for what happened in the 2016 election — and only they have full access to what happened,' said Tristan Harris, a former design ethicist at Google. His work centers on how technology can ethically steer the thoughts and actions of the masses on social media and he's been called 'the closest thing Silicon Valley has to a conscience' by The Atlantic magazine.
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