Facebook criticised by disability charities over advert

Facebook criticised by disability charities over advert
 

Facebook has been criticised by disability charities for hosting adverts across the platform featuring the word "retard".
The adverts for the game Hustle Castle: Medieval Life featured characters with the heading "Level 1 Retard", reported digital content site Digiday.
The adverts also featured on the social network Instagram, which is owned by Facebook.
The social media giant has yet to comment.
The game which caries a 9+ age rating on Apple's App store, allows players to run a castle and start battles. It is developed by the Dutch company My.com, which is owned by the... read more

 
4 June 2018 in Science &Technology, Views: 113
Source: BBC
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