Facebook ‘mobs’ attack conservative views within company


 A small group of Facebook staffers say their fellow employees are intolerant of right-leaning political views and voices, creating an internal “political monoculture.”

A senior engineer with the social media giant created an internal group called FB’ers for Political Diversity.

“We claim to welcome all perspectives, but are quick to attack — often in mobs — anyone who presents a view that appears to be in opposition to left-leaning ideology,” Brian Amerige, a senior Facebook engineer, wrote in a post obtained by The New York Times.

The allegation comes as tech companies come under fire from President Trump and conservatives.

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