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A bad week for Facebook
A bunch of brands including The North Face, Patagonia, and Ben & Jerry’s are grabbing headlines for joining the temporary Facebook ad boycott over its decision to leave standing President Trump’s inflammatory language on the Black Lives Matter protests.See the rest of the story at Business Insider
Read the memo Facebook is sending to ad agencies as calls for advertisers to boycott the platform in July intensifyOmnicom Group-owned ad and public relations agency GMMB named its first Black partner and pledged other steps after staffers highlighted ‘systemic racism’ at the firmA PR trade group representing firms including Weber Shandwick and FleishmanHillard is embroiled in disagreements over whether firms should have to reveal how diverse their workforce is and pledge to hiring people of color
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