Facebook was aware of the true identity of the advertiser – the conservative marketing firm Rally Forge – and the deceptive nature of the ads, documents seen by the Guardian show, but the company determined that they did not violate its policies.
What is it about this site that makes so many awful people feel comfortable showing the world who they truly are? I’m glad their crappy posts are being used as a catalyst for consequences.
Prime meme material.
God damn it. Cory is gonna be pissed.
Followed by a pop-up “If you liked that, can we recommend these other extremist posts?” /s
Isn’t that the whole reason the company was started?
If Facebook’s AI is so easily triggered, why does it have such a problem seeing Neo-Nazis?
. They found that 25% of people who only got news from Facebook in the previous 24 hours say they won’t get vaccinated, putting it below only Newsmax (41%) and slightly above Fox (23%).
What percentage of facebook users use only facebook for news? Is there a statistical difference between facebook and fox?
And Newsmax sounds like a real outlier. Is that because it dominates its sphere of influence, or because its competitors (Breitbart? wnd? ) were not listed?