Chris Cox — longtime Facebook product lead and newly minted head of product for Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp — recently sat down with Wired editor-in-chief Nicholas Thompson to talk about trade-offs, toxic speech and transparency, and whether the News Feed algorithm favors “Cheetos over kale.”

Read the full interview: July 7, 2018: “How Facebook Checks Facts and Polices Hate Speech”

See also:
Facing Facts: A behind-the-scenes look at Facebook’s fight against false news.
How People Help Fight False News: Training a machine learning classifier, with the help of the community.