The ivory trade is alive and well, thanks to Facebook

As Mark Zuckerberg testifies in Congress this week about the Cambridge Analytica scandal and his social media’s vulnerability to election manipulation, another unsavory aspect of Facebook has come to light. Facebook is apparently host to a vast illegal wildlife trade, and selling ads on group pages that market elephant ivory and other body parts of critically threatened species, according to the Associated Press.

Horns of black rhinos (5,000 left in the wild) and pelts of Bengal tigers...

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