Facebook Has No Moral Compass

Ideas and Issues

Little Rock      While America burns, Trump inflames and divides, Facebook vacillates and postures.  Mark Zuckerberg and his number two executive Sheryl Sandberg seem to have no moral compass at all. Facebook once was a semi-harmless tool that enabled social networks of family and friends to easily connect and share news, pictures, and information.  Those days …

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Facebook Fables

Ideas and Issues

Milwaukee       It has finally come to the point where it is impossible to believe anything that Facebook says.  Yes, I know the goalpost keeps moving, but this is ridiculous! Take today for example. An analysis in the New York Times compared the number of fake accounts that Facebook claims to have closed in the last …

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Facebook Playing Duck-and-Cover, Distraction, and Delay

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Nashville     Quit Facebook?  How can we?  There are countries ACORN works where Facebook and the internet are synonymous.  We have learned how to use Facebook as an organizing tool in England in recruiting members to the ACORN Tenant Union.  We use it as a communications tool in many of our organizing drives and campaigns.  Facebook …

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Facebook Fail

Ideas and Issues

New Orleans     Facebook’s constant unfulfilled promises to fix the problems with their platform and its role in offering voice to violence seems to have finally come to the “sell by” date.  Patience has been exhausted.  The evidence has mounted steadily and seems to have hit a tipping point. First, their #2 executive, Sheryl Sandberg, …

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