Facebook is still being used to buy and sell guns in Brazil, says Núcleo newspaper

Núcleo's investigation found dozens of posts that violate the platform's rules for controlled products

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Facebook is still used for direct trade ads for firearms between users of the network, which violates community guidelines implemented in 2016 and the platform's efforts to curb the practice. A 'Núcleo' investigation found more than 20 recent posts of arms buying and selling on the platform and dozens of other suspicious ones (in which the offer is not explicit).

This trade's persistence shows the difficulty in moderating content even within one of the world . . .

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