Mark Zuckerberg shuts down Facebook Anon group as it went more political. It also has a blame for employee harassment. This action from Zuckerberg took place in late 2016. Facebook Anon is an internal anonymous group created on Facebook to express employee’s problems and views which can’t be discussed in office environment directly.
Why Facebook Anon was shut down
When the opinion turned into persecution, and the comments went into the indecent manner, the Facebook has to decide between shutting down the page. There was no kind of intimation or explanation for arrestment of Facebook Group. The group started speaking about the US presidency in 2016 when Trump got elected. The comments in the group went more diplomatic the management has to decide on the closure of group. Mark Zuckerberg discontinued the group in December 2016 immediately after Trump getting elected as president of The United States.
“The ‘FB Anon’ internal Facebook group violated our Terms of Service, which require people who use Facebook, including our employees to use an authentic identity on our platform,” Facebook Head of People Lori Goler said. “Last year, we disabled any anonymous internal groups or pages within Facebook and reminded our people of the places at our company where they can have discussions about issues that matter to them, openly or confidentially as appropriate,” Goler added to her statement.
Recently we came across a news of Google senior employee James Damore authored an Anti-Diversity “Manifesto” which went viral in media as it got leaked a famous news website. It stated that employee number in software category should depend on the ‘Biological terms.’ He spoke about the Ideological diversity aiming to words the gender discrimination for which he slammed by the co employees in twitter and later got fired by CEO of Google, Sundar Pichai.
Acts that affect the work environment will be terminated in the same way. Then Google and Facebook have shown that they care about their employees and their point of view. The biggest CEOs have a solution for the problem creating acts in a professional environment. The creative CEO, Mark even pledged to terminate the violent threats and post from social media, as Facebook acts an inspiration to youth in many ways.