Russian-sourced Facebook ads focused on amplifying divisive messages

In An Update On Information Operations On Facebook, Alex Stamos, Chief Security Officer for Facebook noted that “the ads and accounts appeared to focus on amplifying divisive social and political messages across the ideological spectrum — touching on topics from LGBT matters to race issues to immigration to gun rights.”

HT to Gary Price’s InfoDocket post. — Joe

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