Foxglove is supporting social media content moderators in their fights for fair treatment from the platforms they work for, and for safe working conditions during the pandemic. Here is the full text of an open letter which over 200 Facebook content moderators from across the world have just addressed to Facebook’s leaders:

November 2020

Mark Zuckerberg Sheryl Sandberg Anne Heraty (CEO, CPL/Covalen) Julie Sweet (CEO, Accenture)

Via email and posting on Facebook’s Workplace channels

Open letter from content moderators re: pandemic
Dear Mr. Zuckerberg, Ms. Sandberg, Ms. Heraty, Ms. Sweet

We, the undersigned Facebook content moderators and Facebook employees, write to express our dismay at your decision to risk our lives—and the lives of our colleagues and loved ones—to maintain Facebook’s profits during the pandemic.