A gambling website has had over £800 worth of advertising removed by Facebook after violating rules regarding ads with political or social issue content.
Lord Ping posted 4 ads featuring gadfly journalist Mike Graham in which he lectured viewers on a variety of political and social issues in video blogs titled “Lord Ping’s Opinions”. These ads failed to run with a disclaimer identifying any individuals responsible for the ads, a direct violation of FB policy. The Lord Ping site has since removed two further ads (after we flagged them to FB) which promoted articles from their “Opinions” blog. These were not listed as containing social issue content, and again failed to run with a disclaimer.Continue reading “LORD PING AND MIKE GRAHAM: GAMBLING WITH OUR FUTURE?”