NEW YORK – NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) announced on Twitter that it would join the #StopHateForProfit campaign, pausing fundraising ads on Facebook and Instagram during the month of July. The coalition coordinating the campaign is calling for reform on social media platforms to address the proliferation of hate, extremism and disinformation messages.
We’re in. NRDC stands in solidarity with the @NAACP, @ColorOfChange, @ADL, @FreePress and others calling on Facebook to #StopHateForProfit.— NRDC 🌎🏡 (@NRDC) June 27, 2020
We are pausing our fundraising ads on Facebook and Instagram for the month of July. The stakes are too high for inaction.
More information on the campaign is available at www.stophateforprofit.org.
NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) is an international nonprofit environmental organization with more than 3 million members and online activists. Since 1970, our lawyers, scientists, and other environmental specialists have worked to protect the world's natural resources, public health, and the environment. NRDC has offices in New York City, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Bozeman, MT, and Beijing. Visit us at www.nrdc.org and follow us on Twitter @NRDC.