Free webinar covers political advertising on Facebook [Worldwide]

Posted on Sep 1, 2020 in Digital Journalism

Journalists covering elections and campaign spending are invited to attend this webinar.

Poynter is offering the webinar "How to report on 2020 political advertising on Facebook" at 2 p.m. EDT Sept. 16.

Participants will learn about Ad Observatory, a digital tool created by cybersecurity engineers at New York University that allows journalists to view political spending on Facebook aggregated for their local areas and campaigns.

The instructors are Nancy Watzman, director of Lynx LLC, and Angie Holan, editor-in-chief of PolitiFact.

Registration is free and ongoing.