Facebook staffers and managers stage virtual walkout over Trump’s postsChristian Fernsby ▼ | June 2, 2020
A number of Facebook employees, protesting the social giant’s failure to take action against Donald Trump’s posts suggesting that the U.S. government would fire at rioting crowds, walked off the job Monday in virtual fashion, given that most staffers are still working remotely during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Facebook, which had more than 48,000 full-time workers as of the end of the first quarter of 2020, did not say how many employees participated in the walkout. ■