Starbucks is the latest big company to halt advertising on social media – #Starbucks #facebook #twitter #socialmedia #advertising #boycott #July1st #noracism | #RoadmapforSuccess
June 28, 2020 Comments Off on Starbucks is the latest big company to halt advertising on social media – #Starbucks #facebook #twitter #socialmedia #advertising #boycott #July1st #noracism | #RoadmapforSuccess Technology Adam E. Williams
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Starbucks will join the growing list of corporate entities pausing advertising on social media platforms, the company said in a blog post Sunday. The coffee giant says that it stands “against hate speech” and believes “both business leaders and policy makers need to come together to affect real change.”

“We will pause advertising on all social media platforms while we continue discussions internally, with our media partners and with civil rights organizations in the effort to stop the spread of hate speech,” the blog post, titled “Creating Welcoming and Inclusive Online Communities” states.

A Starbucks spokesperson told The Verge Sunday that the company’s social media advertising pause will not include YouTube, and while Starbucks will…

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