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The Recruitment Group to join boycott of social media to stamp out online abuse

  • Publish Date: Posted 7 months ago
  • Author: Ross Munro

​Today, Friday 30th April 2021, The Recruitment Group will join Loughborough Sport and the Loughborough Lightning Cycling Team in a boycott of social media from 3pm Friday 30th April through to 23:59 on Monday 3rd May 2021 in a unified stand against online bullying, racism and discrimination.

The boycott will cover The Recruitment Group's social media channels across Facebook and Linkedin.

The boycott comes in response to ongoing discrimination, bullying and racism online aimed at athletes, fans and all members of sport, and by taking part The Recruitment Group stands with its partners at Loughborough Sport in taking a zero tolerance in all aspects and levels of sport.

Standing arm in arm with its partners The Recruitment Group aims to encourage social media companies to tackle the problem head on.