Head of Instagram Adam Mosseri will testify before Congress following leaked Facebook documents: The Newsfeed

Posted by Jennifer Adetoro in News

1 week ago

Head of Instagram Adam Mosseri is set to testify before Congress in December as part of a series of hearings into protecting young people online. This comes after the Wall Street Journal published The Facebook Files in September, a series of news reports covering leaked documents exposing evidence Meta knew Instagram was worsening body-image issues among teenagers. As well as whistle-blower Frances Haugen’s revelations about the social networking company, the platform is also being investigated by several states in the US which are looking into whether the company broke consumer protection laws in its quest to keep people engaging with content on Instagram.

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