TechCrunch: Facebook expands its efforts against ad discrimination

TechCrunch: Facebook expands its efforts against ad discrimination. “First, it’s expanding the enforcement of these rules beyond Facebook Ad Manager to encompass every other place where someone might buy ads on Facebook: the Ads Manager app, Instagram Promote, the ad creation tools on Facebook Pages and the Facebook Marketing API (which connects with third-party ad-buying tools). Second, it’s expanding its searchable ad library — first created in response to concerns about political misinformation — to include housing ads targeted at an U.S. audience.”

Affordable Housing Finance: New Database Offers a Close Look at Inclusionary Housing

Affordable Housing Finance: New Database Offers a Close Look at Inclusionary Housing. “More than 800 local inclusionary housing programs nationwide are identified in a new Inclusionary Housing Database Map. The online tool also includes data on state-level legislation and judicial decisions that are related to the adoption of local inclusionary housing policies and programs.” I had only the haziest idea of what inclusionary housing is; the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy got me up to speed.