Karen Bass: Facebook Should Release Russian-backed Ads Aimed At Black Lives Matter
Karen Bass: Facebook should release Russian-backed ads aimed at Black Lives Matter
Rep. Karen Bass said Thursday that she hopes Facebook will show members of the Congressional Black Caucus the ads against Black Lives Matter during the company’s meeting with congressional leaders.
“We would like to see them because here’s the concern. If they were sending anti-Black Lives Matter messages to white supremacists, that could lead to violence like the violence that you saw in Charlottesville,” the California Democrat said on MSNBC.
Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg met this week with congressional leaders, including the Congressional Black Caucus, to discuss the Russian-backed ads in the 2016 election. Some of the …