Scottish voters targeted by ‘dark ads’ on Facebook

Political ads target specific users on Facebook in Scotland, BBC Scotland data show. All major parties seem to have been affected by voters with so-called "dark ads" - tailor-made messages that are visible to a particular audience. SNP and Lib Dems used revenue-generating ads while conservatives...

Facebook’s Role in European Elections Under Scrutiny

Lawrence Dodd lives in one of Britain's most militant electoral districts and has been almost daily covered with ads from major political parties on Facebook. About a month ago, he tried to find out why. Mr. Dodd, a musical instrument manufacturer in northern England, joined the experiment. He...
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Facebook wants to be ‘hostile’ to terrorists

Facebook says she wants her platform to be "hostile" to terrorists after the London strike has left at least seven people this weekend. Simon Milner, Director of Company Policy, released a widely-announced statement on Sunday that the social media platform is "aggressively" to remove terrorists'...
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Facebook is becoming a key instrument of the political message of the parties

Political parties suddenly spend much more money on targeted digital advertising on Facebook. Are they profiling users and customize messages specifically for them? Something will appear on your Facebook. He says Jeremy Corbyn is a threat to national security. Or that Tereza May is too...