BuzzFeed News: Facebook Has Been Showing Military Gear Ads Next To Insurrection Posts

BuzzFeed News: Facebook Has Been Showing Military Gear Ads Next To Insurrection Posts. “In the aftermath of an attempted insurrection by President Donald Trump’s supporters last week at the US Capitol building, Facebook has served up ads for defense products to accounts that follow extremist content, according to the Tech Transparency Project, a nonprofit watchdog group. Those ads — which include New Year’s specials for specialized body armor plates, rifle enhancements, and shooting targets — were all delivered to a TTP Facebook account used to monitor right-wing content that could incite violence.”

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