Unilever resumes advertising on Facebook and Twitter
According to media reports, Unilever Plc will be resuming advertising on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in the United States. This come in after the company decided to pause all advertising on these platforms due to divisiveness and hate speech propagated during the US Election period.
Unilever will be ending the advertising pause next month and will continue to scrutinize the platforms during the post election period.
The consumer goods giant had join the advertising boycott against Facebook as a part of the "Stop Hate for Profit" campaign which started after the death of George Floyd, a black civilian who died in police custody back on 25th May.