The Facebook whistleblower: what’s different this time? Part I

13 January 2022

“I don’t hate Facebook. I love Facebook. I want to save it”, wrote Frances Haugen as she resigned from Facebook and revealed tens of thousands of documents alleging Facebook has time and again prioritized profit over people.

Arif Aksu

Arif Aksu is a researcher at the International and European Law Department. He is conducting research on 'Whistleblowing as Private Law Enforcement: Strengthening Privacy, Anti-Corruption, and Public Health'. 

Aksu holds an LLM degree from Maastricht University: Forensics, Criminology, and Law programme. Previously, he worked as a detective sergeant with nearly 4 years of experience in transnational organized crime investigations.