Facebook Pulls Trump/Pence Ads With Nazi Symbols

Published by Frank Farmer

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  1. ‘The ads were posted from three accounts: the president’s official account, the vice president’s official account and the official Trump campaign account, according to the Facebook ad library.

    The ads were initially posted on June 17. Around 1 a.m. ET the next morning, Bend the Arc, a progressive Jewish advocacy group, called out the ads as “campaigning for reelection using a Nazi concentration camp symbol,” in a tweet which quickly went viral with 14,000 retweets.

    A Twitter account for the Trump campaign said the image was not in the Anti-Defamation League’s Hate Symbols Database and claimed an upside-down red triangle was “widely used by antifa.”

    Trump is supported and endorsed by several Nazi groups including the American Nazi Party

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