Originally published at http://www.commondreams.org/views/2020/01/14/has-facebook-learned-nothing
In the neoliberal world of technology corporations, they have, consistent with ideology, learned only how to make lots and lots of money. They don’t care about anything else. End of story.
“Has Facebook Learned Nothing?”
That’s like asking “Has Donald Learned Nothing?”
For Political advertising, Facebook is now asking for citizenship ID (e.g. passport) before allowing it.
This was new for 2018 and might have started earlier.
They do review advertisements and try to catch mislabeling.
Google for sure reviews all video advertising.
Zuckerberg does not have to learn anything he does not wish to learn.