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Facebook Banned Me From Promoting My Queer Novels

Homophobia in social media advertising

Wall of Graffiti with Mark Zuckerberg’s face over many Facebook logos, and text reading “You’ve Been Zucked.”
Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash

I have been running Facebook ads on and off ever since I published my first novel in 2018. I’ve occasionally run into issues with their advertising review team, but none as seemingly insurmountable as what I’ve just experienced.

Why was I running Facebook ads?

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Grayson Bell

Grayson Bell

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An autistic, gay, transgender man writing about LGBTQ issues, focused on the transgender community. (He/Him) http://graysonbell.net/