Facebook says job ads that target by age aren’t (necessarily) discriminatory

ProPublica is picking on Facebook’s ad-targeting system again, but Facebook says the age filters are appropriate. The report names a number of companies that took out job ads on Facebook that were targeted to specific age groups.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/12/22/facebook-says-job-ads-that-target-by-age-aren-t-necessarily-discriminatory.html

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Facebook facing lawsuit over alleged bias in housing and employment ads

Facebook is facing renewed pressure over its “ethnic affinity” ad-targeting option courtesy of a lawsuit that claims the feature is racially biased and in violation of the Fair Housing Act and the Civil Rights Act.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/08/facebook-facing-lawsuit-over-alleged-bias-in-housing-and-employment-ads.html

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