Facebook ramps up efforts to curb 'hateful content' in ads

FILE: A giant digital sign is seen at Facebook's corporate headquarters campus in Menlo Park, California, October 23, 2019. Several US firms have joined a call by activists to halt ad spending on Facebook over concerns the leading social network has fallen short in efforts to crack down on hate speech and incitements to violence. The sporting goods maker Patagonia added its name to the list on June 21, 2020, joining rivals North Face and REI and the freelance staffing agency Upwork. / AFP / Josh





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