Harvard Professor and 1st Amendment Free Speech Expert Alan Dershowitz has gone public with his support of companies who choose not to advertise with Facebook if their ads appear next to Anti-Semitic hate content including Facebook Holocaust Denial Groups. Here is what he had to say in response to the decision of Dominos Pizza to insist that Facebook ensure that their ads not appear next to any Anti-Semitic content or face loss of the account:
“Alan Dershowitz” <redacted.harvard.edu>
“Freedom of speech and association certainly includes the right not be associated in any way with antiSemitic hate speech. I applaud advertisers who exercise their rights by refusing to advertise in proximity to deniers”
Are you listening Mark? Do you get it? Your advertisers certainly do. Are they that much smarter or socially conscious than you??