However, Facebook determined a bug caused the internal feature to launch publicly.
The writer confirmed that her post definitely wasn't hate speech, but noticed the bug was appearing on every post in her newsfeed.
The company inadvertently set the feature live for 20 minutes yesterday during the company's annual F8 developer conference when conducting an "internal test".
On Tuesday morning, many users reported seeing a prompt beneath every Facebook post on their News Feed asking if the post contained hate speech. "Where the intention is unclear, we may remove the content".
This morning, the social media giant Facebook began testing out a button for users to report posts as hate speech.
And minority groups have long said that they believe Facebook's rules and enforcement unfairly punish those who try to call out hate speech and racism.
Facebook hate speech test posted accidentally
The social media platform defines hate speech as, "Content that attacks people based on their actual or perceived race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or disease is not allowed", according to the company's website.
Facebook's ability to police the content on its platform has been under scrutiny since the 2016 election season, when misinformation and divisive messages marred its News Feed and advertising.
Zuckerberg says the company has already developed intelligent software tools to root out terrorist propaganda and will continue to develop them for hate speech.
'That's a success in terms of rolling out AI tools that can proactively police and enforce safety across the community, ' Zuckerberg added.
A Facebook spokesperson said they were unable to comment at this time.
Trump Honors Hero Southwest Pilot At White House
Tammie Jo Shults and First Officer Darren Ellisor, the pilots, attended, along with three flight attendants and five passengers. One of the passengers has also sued Southwest, saying she has suffered post-traumatic stress disorder.
So whenever he decides to come in, we're looking forward to working with him. "He has the ability to make decisions on his own". The last thing the Giants need this season is a malcontent to make life more hard under new coach Pat Shurmur .
Another major Canadian city, Toronto, is still in the running for Amazon's official second North American headquarters. The announcement details show that Amazon now employs some 1,000 researchers and engineers at its Vancouver facility.
Well well, the Utah Jazz have made this a series with the Houston Rockets . "They are 100 percent in a relationship". The Jazz did hang in there for a bit but this team's firepower was way to great for them to overcome.
More than 100 Go-exclusive games and apps will also be available to download through the headset's digital storefront. At its F8 developers conference today (May 1), the company released a new VR headset called the Oculus Go.
As per the company's official blog post , now you'll also be able to see which apps and websites are sending data to Facebook . A prototype displayed on screens at the F8 conference showed a heart shape at the top-right corner of the Facebook app.
Whenever Philly started to go on a run in the second half, Rozier was there to stomp out any chance they had at a comeback. His red-shirt status doesn't preclude him from the award any more than Blake Griffin's precluded him from the same.
With the Comet's arrival, Dusty Depot has been obliterated by the Comet and been replaced with an impact site called Dusty Divot. For example, there are new Point of Interests and locations to explore in the wake of the meteor shower.
Authorities have closed Quinnipiac Avenue between McArthur Road and Pentway Lane until further notice. Reached by phone around 30 minutes later, she said the street was teeming with emergency vehicles.
STAR WARS: EPISODE 9: John Boyega Hints at Time Jump
Discounts are set to run from May 3-10, but some of them (including the free Star Wars Pinball 6 offer) are running right now. Get Star Wars Pinball 6 for free, 50% off select Star Wars Pinball tables, and 50% off Knights of the Old Republic .
Fed: Interest Rates to Remain Steady for Now
It also highlighted that the job gains have been strong in recent months, and the unemployment rate stayed low. On Wednesday, the Fed changed this language to note that business investment "has continued to grow strongly".
Eurozone Manufacturing Growth Slows Again at Start of Q2
This indicator measures perceived changes in activity levels across China's manufacturing sector from one month to the next. Slower increases in new orders and employment caused the weaker growth signaled by the headline PMI, the report added.
Trump Slams Mueller: "No Questions on Collusion"
Flynn was sacked just 24 days into the Trump administration for lying about his contacts with the Russian ambassador. Another asks if there were any efforts to reach out to Flynn "about seeking immunity or possible pardon".
Microsoft begins rolling out the Windows 10 April Update
Redmond has been quiet about the arrival date until Friday, when it announced that the latest Windows 10 Update will debut Monday. Windows 10 now supports voice dictation in any text window, just press the Windows Key + H shortcut and start speaking.
Trump delays decision on steel and aluminium tariffs
But a handful - most notably top trade adviser Peter Navarro - are pushing Trump to impose the tariffs on everyone. Merkel said Europe was "resolved to defend its interests within the multilateral trade framework".
Upcoming iPhone looks more like Android clone than iPhone X
Apple is all set to roll out its 2018 edition iPhones although rumours and news have made its way to the public ear long before. Most 3D features can easily be replaced with a simple touch-and-hold method, or long-pressing as it's more commonly called.
Migrants Still Waiting to Be Received at US Border
Several immigrants told 10 News in Mexico they were scared, afraid what the process would entail and of being turned away. People Without Borders volunteer: Migrants have been waiting by the door near Port of Entry since 4 pm Sunday.