Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Tag: facebook

‘Ban Me’ Too: Snoop Dogg Vows to...

Facebook on Thursday announced plans to purge its platform of some of its most controversial users, including Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, for...

Facebook Facing Housing Discrimination Charges From HUD

WASHINGTON (AP) — Facebook is being charged with housing discrimination by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The claim Thursday from HUD comes...

Sacramento Black Lives Matter Files Lawsuit Against...

Black Lives Matter Sacramento has filed a lawsuit against a California sheriff who they say blocked them from posting on his Facebook page. According...

‘You’re Getting Fired!’ Florida McDonald’s Worker Loses...

An employee at a Florida McDonald's has been terminated after he repeatedly hurled a racial slur at a customer. Facebook user Ariana Edmonds said her...

Facebook’s COO Meets with Civil Rights Groups...

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg has agreed to meet with top civil rights groups this week to discuss issues laid out in a former employee's...

Former Employee Quits Facebook Over Lack of...

A former Facebook employee is criticizing the social media giant over its apparent lack of diversity, arguing the company's population of Black employees doesn't...

Family of Black Man ‘Tortured to Death...

The sister of an unarmed Black man who died last month after being repeatedly shocked with stun guns by San Mateo County sheriff's deputies says...

Facebook Shuts Down 20 Pages Spreading Fake...

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — A major Ethiopian broadcaster says Facebook has shut 20 pages that falsely used its name. Fana Broadcasting Corporate's announcement comes...

Unarmed Morehouse Grad Dies After Repeated Taser...

A prominent Facebook executive is calling for an investigation after her brother died during a violent police encounter in a San Francisco suburb earlier...

Diamond and Silk Claim They’re Living Under...

Conservative vloggers Diamond and Silk on Friday likened their supposed "censorship" on Facebook to oppressive Jim Crow laws, further fueling already debunked claims of...

Washington State Strikes Deal with Facebook to...

SEATTLE (AP) — Facebook and Washington state have reached a legally binding agreement that requires the tech giant to stop enabling advertisers to unlawfully...

Pennsylvania City Council Makes Moves to Remove...

ARNOLD, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania city council has voted to ask the governor and state Senate to remove their mayor over comments she...

Tyler Perry Is Fed Up With Scams...

Tyler Perry is informing fans about a fraudulent claim circulating on social media. The movie mogul wants you to know that any pages promising you could get free money from him are false.

Sen. Cory Booker Makes Zuckerberg Promise a...

https://youtu.be/F7OrC1RMNAY Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg promised Sen. Corey Booker on Tuesday that he would do his best to prevent improper police surveillance of Black Lives...

Australian Man Scams Unsuspecting Followers Out of...

A "Black Lives Matter" page boasting nearly 700,000 Facebook followers is actually a scam run by a middle-aged white man in Australia, a CNN...

Top 5 Stories You Missed Over the...

Trey Songz Domestic Violence Charges Dropped by the D.A: Singer Trey Songz won't face charges for assaulting a woman. According to TMZ, The felony...

Top 5 Stories You Missed While You...

Beyoncé Adds More Background Dancers A Week Before Coachella Performance: Beyoncé is set to headline Coachella in L.A after canceling last year due to pregnancy. According to...

Top 5 Stories You Missed While You...

President Trump Signed Proclamation to Send U.S Troops to Mexican Border: Trump signed the proclamation to deploy the U.S troops to guard the Mexican...

Top 5 Stories You Missed While You...

Bill Cosby Legal Team Aims to Block the Jury Form Hearing Accuser Call to Mom: Bill Cosby's lawyers are working to prevent the jury...

Have You Heard: Top 5 Stories You...

Tracey Ellis Ross may possibly cut back on Black-ish appearances if she doesn't get paid the same as fellow cast member Anthony Anderson. ...

Facing Pressure from Black Lawmakers, Facebook Says...

Social media giant Facebook told lawmakers with the Congressional Black Caucus this week that the company plans to add an African-American member to its...