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SBP editorial on Facebook: Indifferent, avaricious and insular

22nd July, 2018

When people think of the social media giant Facebook in Ireland, they think of the gleaming office building on Grand Canal Dock. They think of the perks - the free meals, the frequently vesting share options, the employer-funded health insurance. But the Channel 4 programme that aired last week, exposing a litany of failures at the company’s Dublin office, wasn’t shot there. It was captured in an office building called Beckett, located across the river...

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