Facebook draws criticism for ‘ethnic affinity’ ad targeting

facebook headquarters 1 hacker way ProPublica pointed to some potentially problematic Facebook ad capabilities today — specifically, the ability to include or exclude users from a given ad campaign based on their “ethnic affinity.”
These capabilities have existed for a while (Facebook told ProPublica’s Julia Angwin and Terry Parris Jr. it began offering them within the past two years as part of its… Read More

from Social – TechCrunch https://techcrunch.com/2016/10/28/facebook-ethnic-affinity/?ncid=rss
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