Facebook should allow users to create their own ‘Causes’ filter

FACEBOOK FLAG FILTER
Following an update that allowed users to add a French flag filter to show support for victims of the Paris attacks, many are criticizing Facebook for being quick to display support for one nation but not for other crises happening around the world. While we shouldn’t discount the lives lost in Paris, we also should not forget the lives lost in Beirut and Baghdad, along with continuous sufferings around the world. So why is it that Facebook seemingly chose France above other countries to show solidarity? After publishing a post about Facebook’s French flag filter, many in the TNW community were upset by the lack…

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Reem Nori