Facebook's new policy banning white nationalism ignores content that doesn't explicitly use the term 'white nationalism,' auditors say
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Facebook's new policy, which bans white nationalism from its platform, is too narrow, civil rights auditors said, because it only prohibits content which explicitly uses the phrases "white nationalism" or "white separatism." 

In March, the social media giant announced it would ban "praise, support and representation of white nationalism and white separatism" on its platforms in an effort to combat hate speech.

Auditors hired by Facebook in 2018 said in a...

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