#thecleaners

  1. Let the community work it out: Throwback to early internet days could fix social media's crisis of legitimacy

    By Ethan Zuckerman, Chand Rajendra-Nicolucci In the 2018 documentary " The Cleaners ," a young man in Manila, Philippines, explains his work as a content moderator: "We see the pictures on the screen. You then go through the pictures and delete those that don't meet the guidelines.
  2. Let the community work it out: Throwback to early internet days could fix social media's crisis of legitimacy

    By Ethan Zuckerman, Associate Professor of Public Policy, Communication, and Information, UMass Amherst and Chand Rajendra-Nicolucci, Research Fellow, Initiative for Digital Public Infrastructure, UMass Amherst In the 2018 documentary “ The Cleaners ,” a young man in Manila, Philipp