Employee backlash rocks Facebook, and everything else you missed in business news: CNBC After Hours

CNBC.com’s MacKenzie Sigalos brings you the day’s top business news headlines, and what to watch as the coronavirus pandemic continues to keep most of America on lockdown. On today’s show, CNBC’s Elizabeth Schulze explains why stocks keep rising even as unrest over George Floyd’s death continues to rock American cities—during a global pandemic no less. And CNBC’s Julia Boorstin breaks down the internal backlash at Facebook against Mark Zuckerberg’s policy toward President Donald Trump.

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