Aronczyk, an associate professor at Rutgers University, also cautioned consumers over what she said was "lip service" by powerful multinational companies in shunning Facebook for a month. "Though brands are clearly political actors with tremendous power to influence public policy, they are not acting in the public interest. They are acting first and foremost in their shareholders' interests," she told DW. … [Read more...] about Facebook ad boycott: A chance to stop hate or just another PR campaign?
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In a video conference with staff on Tuesday, Zuckerberg said that his decision to not remove Trump’s warning on social media on Friday that “when the looting starts the shooting start” was “tough” but “pretty thorough”, the New York Times reported. The company usually holds an all-staff meeting on Thursdays, but the session was moved up to address growing discontent among employees, hundreds of whom staged a “walkout” on Monday by requesting time off. … [Read more...] about Mark Zuckerberg defends decision to allow Trump to threaten violence on Facebook
In a clip released in the wake of George Floyd's death she said: "George Floyd's life mattered and Breonna Taylor's life mattered and Philando Castile's life mattered and Tamir Rice's life mattered." … [Read more...] about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle ‘help with Facebook “hate speech” boycott with offer to convince brands to ditch ads’
These might be new places to explore, new challenges to complete to win themed accessories, or new game modes that are loosely related to the theme of whatever is being crossed over with. … [Read more...] about Microsoft shutting down Mixer after spending MILLIONS on Fortnite pro Ninja – will tell people to use Facebook Gaming
The neo-Nazis and white nationalists I had written about published articles with my photograph that described me as a “racial molotov cocktail” with “the cunning of the Jew and the meticulous mathematical mind of a Chink”. They encouraged their followers to go after me too, and I received a steady stream of racist vitriol on Twitter, on Facebook and by email. I tried to ignore it as much as I could. I tried not to ruin Thanksgiving. The worst were the messages that referenced my family, or imagined my rape. … [Read more...] about The hate Facebook fosters destroys lives. Here’s what it did to me