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Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook COO, speaks at the 2018 Code conference.

Facebook employees still love Sheryl Sandberg and say she shouldn’t be fired

Facebook employees remain loyal to COO Sheryl Sandberg despite her involvement in scandals rocking the company, according to a survey by Blind.
Elliot Schrage, Facebook's departing vice president of communications and public policy, defended on Wednesday the company's attack on George Soros.

Facebook’s PR head defended its anti-Soros effort, saying it was ‘completely legitimate’

Elliot Schrage, the social networking giant's outgoing communications chief, said it was done in the interest of transparency and honesty.
Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg.

Sheryl Sandberg reportedly wanted to know if George Soros, who publicly criticized Facebook, was shorting the company’s stock

"Mr. Soros is a prominent investor and we looked into his investments and trading activity related to Facebook," a Facebook rep told news outlets.

Electric scooter firm Lime reportedly smeared rival Bird with the same PR firm Facebook used to discredit critics

Definers Public Affairs sent emails on behalf of electric scooter company Lime, TechCrunch reports.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said he wasn't aware of the company's relationship with a Republican-linked public relations group until he read about it in The New York Times.

Heads ought to roll at Facebook over the Soros smear — starting with Zuck’s

Facebook played into a longstanding anti-Semitic trope to try to discredit critics, and CEO Mark Zuckerberg declined to repudiate it.
Apple CEO Tim Cook.

The research firm Facebook hired to smear its critics has been pushing an anti-Apple campaign that has Qualcomm’s fingerprints on it

Facebook isn't the only tech company that contracted with Definers Public Affairs to spread so-called "opposition research." The question is, who?

Facebook cuts ties with Definers, the PR firm that reportedly helped it blame George Soros for the anti-Facebook movement

Soros has been targeted by right-wing conspiracy theories with anti-Semitic overtones, and he was one of 14 Trump critics attacked with pipe-bombs.
Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, which hired a Republican-linked public relations firm to try to undermine its critics.

Facebook reportedly had its Republican-linked PR firm try to blame George Soros for the anti-Facebook movement

At Facebook's behest, Definers Public Affairs reportedly tried to encourage the press to link George Soros to anti-Facebook groups.
Shervin Pishevar

The PR firm accused of a smear campaign against VC Shervin Pishevar has a scathing response

Definers Public Affairs has filed a motion to dismiss the lawsuit and suggests that Pishevar is using this lawsuit to suppress women speaking out against him.