Today I discuss Facebook’s new guidelines for advertisements on its site which doesn’t allow companies to discriminate. But at what point does marketing become discrimination? I also discuss the latest defense of political diversity in the industry as Shopify has chosen to allow Breitbart to use its services in spite of tremendous backlash.
Facebook Ad Guidelines: http://newsroom.fb.com/news/2017/02/improving-enforcement-and-promoting-diversity-updates-to-ads-policies-and-tools/
Shopify on TechCrunch: https://techcrunch.com/2017/02/09/shopify-ceo-attempts-to-defend-continued-hosting-of-breitbarts-online-store/
Shopify CEO defending Breitbart as a customer: https://medium.com/@tobi/in-support-of-free-speech-275d62670203#.vgvf5j1nr
Mike Monteiro tweet: https://twitter.com/monteiro/status/831595502365925377
Latest YouTube video - “The Reality of Racism in Tech”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=peUOAG1uw_U