Facebook's new whistleblower is renewing scrutiny of the social media giant

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Facebook whistleblower Frances Haugen talks with CBS’ Scott Pelley on 60 Minutes, in an episode that aired on Sunday. Robert Fortunato/CBS News via AP

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A data scientist named Frances Haugen has revealed herself to be the whistleblower behind a massive exposure of the inner workings at Facebook.

Prior to appearing on 60 Minutes on Sunday, Haugen, a former employee at the social media giant, kept her identity a secret after sharing thousands of pages of internal Facebook documents

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