After Mark Zuckerberg’s Refusal To Remove Donald Trump’s Spiteful Posts, Several Facebook Employees Threatened To Quit

Eunice Alcala - Author

Oct. 23 2016, Updated 12:05 a.m. ET

Following Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s decision to let Donald Trump’s spiteful posts remain on the social network, several employees have allegedly threatened to resign. The new report by the Wall Street Journal claims that several workers were offended by the presidential nominee’s “certain posts about banning Muslims from entering the U.S.”

The employees reportedly brought up that Trump’s posts were clear violations of Facebook’s policy on hate speech. The social network states that it encourages respectful behavior to “help balance the needs, safety, and interests of a diverse community.”

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