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BALTIMORE (December 4, 2019) – Last month, NAACP President Derrick Johnson, along with several Civil Rights leaders, met with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and other company leaders to discuss concerns regarding Facebook’s policy on political ads. A letter was subsequently sent to Facebook to document the issues discussed at the meeting.
Upon receiving Facebook’s response, NAACP, the nation’s foremost advocacy and civil rights organization, issued the following statement: