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As Musk is learning, content moderation is a messy job


( ) -q-27- UNDATED (Correspondent Jeremy House) “to lose trust.”

As Elon Musk is finding out, running a global social media platform requires more than a few good algorithms.

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TAG: Correspondent Jeremy House reporting.

VERBATIM: It also presents tough decisions about what kind of content to allow, and how to handle users who break the rules. Since Musk purchased Twitter, however, the rules have become unclear and enforcement inconsistent. The platform announced it was ending its COVID-19 misinformation policy, only to say no policies had changed. Social media experts say the lack of clear and enforceable content rules could hurt Twitter if users start to lose trust.

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