Investigation finds Facebook is STILL letting housing advertisers exclude by race, religion, and even disability



Last year, a ProPublica investigation revealed that Facebook allows advertisers to discriminate by race in housing ads, allowing advertisers to filter out certain ethnic groups from seeing their ad. 
Although Facebook said in February that it corrected this flaw, a follow-up investigation revealed that advertisers could still discriminate by race, as well as other categories such as mothers of high school children, people who require wheelchair access ramps, and even expats from Argentina.
These groups are protected under the federal Fair Housing Act, which makes it a federal offense to... read more

 
23 November 2017 in Science &Technology, Views: 38
Source: Daily Mail
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