Daily Crunch: Facebook has a weak stance on political ads

Anthony Ha
Daily Crunch: Facebook has a weak stance on political ads

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch's roundup of our biggest and most important stories. 1. Facebook should ban campaign ads. Facebook recently formalized its approach to political advertising, declaring, "We don't believe, however, that it's an appropriate role for us to referee political debates." In other words, it will allow politicians to say whatever they want in their ads, even if their claims are blatantly false.