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Facebook made the unusual decision to push back directly at Elizabeth Warren and her criticism of the company, but its attempt to defend itself backfired spectacularly

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  • Facebook allows politicians to run ads that are not subject to third-party fact-checking, and drew ire after running ads from the Trump campaign that made false claims about candidate Joe Biden.
  • To draw attention to this policy, Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren intentionally ran ads with misinformation on the platform.
  • Facebook then made the unusual choice of pushing back publicly at Warren’s criticism in a tweet directed at the candidate over the weekend, but that strategy appears to have backfired.
  • Warren responded to Facebook on Twitter, telling the company “You’re making my point here … It’s up to you read more >>>

    Source:: BusinessInsider.Com