The Zuckerberg Files

The Zuckerberg Files is a digital archive of all public utterances of Facebook’s founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, spanning 2004-2022.

Over 1,400 full-text transcripts and 200+ video files are available for researchers to download, analyze, and scrutinize.

The Zuckerberg Files is hosted at Marquette University and is curated by Michael Zimmer with the help of numerous dedicated students.


Latest Updates:

Since our launch in 2013, The Zuckerberg Files has been hosted on institutionally-governed bepress digital publishing services. We’re now exploring alternative platforms to enhance searchability and user experience, and allow us more direct control of the archive. This will take some time and resources, but stay tuned….

The Zuckerberg Files

Zuckerberg Posts and Interviews about the Metaverse

On October 28, 2021, Zuckerberg’s keynote address at Connect 2021 included two major announcements: the formation of a new parent company Meta, and the new focus on developing the metaverse. In the weeks that followed, Zuckerberg was interviewed by assorted media outlets and made numerous Facebook posts about the new endeavors. We’re archiving them all,Continue reading “Zuckerberg Posts and Interviews about the Metaverse”

Zuckerberg Response to Whistleblower

These past few weeks have seen the publication of The Facebook Files from The Wall Street Journal featuring information provided by a whistleblower detailing Facebook’s internal knowledge of numerous ways in which the platform creates societal harm. Frances Haugen came forward as the whistleblower on 60 Minutes and later testified before Congress. Zuckerberg has sinceContinue reading “Zuckerberg Response to Whistleblower”