Billy Perrigo is a journalist at TIME magazine who writes mostly about social media and artificial intelligence. Much of his reporting focuses on how tech companies are restructuring power in the world, with a focus on the fallout for marginalized communities, workers, and people living in postcolonial states.
His shortlisted pieces are:
- Inside Facebook’s African Sweatshop
- Facebook Content Moderators in Kenya to Receive Pay Rise Following TIME Investigation
- ‘I Sold My Soul.’ WhatsApp Content Moderators Review the Worst Material on the Internet. Now They’re Alleging Pay Discrimination
- Twitter thread about “Inside Facebook’s African Sweatshop”