Over 250 Facebook Employees Slam Mark Zuckerberg For Allowing Lies In Political Ads

Mark Zuckerberg
Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook under fire from its own employees for allowing lies in political advertising.

“Facebook’s position on political advertising is “a threat to what FB stands for,” said the letter, which was obtained by The New York Times. “We strongly object to this policy as it stands.”

The message was written by Facebook’s own employees. For the past two weeks, the text has been publicly visible on Facebook Workplace, a software program that the Silicon Valley company uses to communicate internally. More than 250 employees have signed the letter, according to three people who have seen it and who declined to be identified for fear of retaliation.” [READ MORE]