Reply to post: "Political", less so

FYI, we're now in the timeline where Facebook decides who is and isn't a politician on its 2bn-plus-person network

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"Political", less so

A total ban is a quick and dirty solution. As you say, it's easy to distinguish paid and native if you're Twitter. But how to decide if "issues" campaign advertising is political? For example, NGOs with environment or social concerns; democracy advocates, etc.

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