Hate speech

Twitter adds race, ethnicity, and nationality to the rules for

Twitter adds race, ethnicity, and nationality to the rules for hate speech

Twitter on Wednesday added "language that dehumanizes people based on race, ethnicity and national origin," banning hateful speech, a statement said.The company last year banned speech dehumanizing ot...

Facebook change “race blind” hate speech line: report

Facebook change “race blind” hate speech line: report

Facebook announced on Thursday that it was revising its systems to prioritize blocking arcs against blacks, gays and other groups who have been attacked by vitriol in the past and to stop automaticall...

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan calls on Facebook to ban

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan calls on Facebook to ban Islamophobic content

The Pakistani Prime Minister appealed to Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg to ban Islamophobic content on the website and warned of increasing radicalization of Muslims, the government said on Sunday.In ...

Facebook Says Spammers, Scanners Using US Elections To Make Profits

Facebook Says Spammers, Scanners Using US Elections To Make Profits Online

Scammers from Albania to Vietnam are covering US politics and the upcoming presidential election to build fake audiences, maximize clicks and make money online, Facebook said on Wednesday.In one new r...