Facebook Stalls on Advertisers’ Option to Discriminate Online

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TweetYumIn February 2017, the Congressional Black Caucus raised concerns that Facebook was allowing advertisers to use the exclusion tools on their ads to target specific ethnic groups. Later that month, Facebook addressed these concerns with a new algorithm that would theoretically identify housing, credit, or employment advertisements that discriminated on the basis of ethnicity and […]

Police Thuggery, Libertarians & Leftists Need Unite

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TweetYum MEDIA ROOTS – On this episode of Media Roots Radio, Abby and Robbie Martin talk about the LAPD’s manhunt against Chris Dorner, the subsequent cover-up of his death and police thuggery; how 9/11 and Ron Paul coalesced the divide between libertarians and leftists and caused people to rally behind core issues, the corporate co-option and […]

Top U.S. General: Military option on Iran ‘executable if necessary’

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TweetYumShareThis Top U.S. General: Military option on Iran ‘executable if necessary’ –Dempsey: Obama administration ‘examining range of options’ on possibility of nuclear Iran 21 Dec 2011 The United States is capable of carrying out a military strike on Iran, according to U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Martin Dempsey. In an interview […]