Instead, a Facebook ban on political advertising would be mainly a PR move to persuade marketers (and users) that it’s taking good-faith actions to address concerns about abuse of its powerful platforms. Hundreds of advertisers have joined a boycott of Facebook under the #StopHateForProfit campaign, calling for the company to more aggressively block hate speech and misinformation. … [Read more...] about Facebook May Ban Political Advertising
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Via CNN’s Alicia Wallace, Americans have been buying more chocolate since mid-March. “During the 17-week period that ended on June 27, consumers bought $3.7 billion worth of chocolate, a 6.3% increase from the comparable period last year, according to Nielsen.” https://cnn.it/2Of78It … [Read more...] about The Hill’s 12:30 Report – Presented by Facebook – Trump visits Florida amid coronavirus surge
In the new age of COVID-19, grocery stores across the country are tasked with rigorously disinfecting high-contact areas to comply with federal health guidelines. But the new measures are producing more than just strong, funky smells for shoppers, with some claiming they or their children have suffered severe reactions and even chemical burns after touching disinfected grocery carts. viral Facebook post that her child allegedly suffered chemical burns after sitting in a cart at a Walmart store in El Paso. Walmart told Chron.com it is looking into the issue and provided the following statement: three mothers reported their babies developed blisters and swelling after touching carts at a grocery store in May. A Florida mother reported her child appeared to have burns on her arms and legs after sitting in a Walmart shopping cart also in May, according to WFTS Tampa Bay. In mid-June, a Texoma mother said her 7-year-old son was diagnosed with second-degree chemical burns on his … [Read more...] about Can shopping cart disinfectant cause chemical skin reactions? A Houston doctor weighs in.
Kardashian, who recently featured Tiana on her Instagram, told CBS13 that when the model contacted her she loved connecting with her and learning about her brother’s tragic story. She is happy that light is being brought to the case. She explained that she is passionate about getting the word out. … [Read more...] about Kim Kardashian Demands Justice For Stephon Clark
According to WLS-TV, the mural was returned to its original state by Wednesday night and activists chalked the road to emphasize the message. The station also noted that the Revolutionary Oak Park Youth Action League organized an event with a little more than 100 people in an effort to bring awareness to its call to defund the police. … [Read more...] about ‘Black Lives Matter’ Mural Painted Over to Read ‘All Lives Matter’ in Chicago