Global Witness conducted their own experiments to determine to what level Facebook’s ads were discriminatory. (File/AFP)

Facebook slammed over sexist job advertising

  • Facebook was slammed for enabling sexist job advertising on the platform and breaking equality law in the way that it handles ads
  • Reportedly, 96 percent of the people shown an ad for mechanic jobs on Facebook were men and 95 percent of those shown an ad for nursery nurse jobs were women
By Arab News ·