Hate Speech

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Matt Bigler
June 29, 2020 - 11:10 am
More major companies are pulling their ads from Facebook amid calls for the tech giant to do more to stop hate speech.
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 People dance in the annual LGBTQI Pride Parade on June 25, 2017 in San Francisco.
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Matt Bigler
January 17, 2020 - 10:41 am
Members of San Francisco Pride voted to forbid Google and YouTube from joining the parade this year, after complaints that the tech companies fail to remove videos that have been flagged as homophobic.
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Matt Bigler
September 13, 2018 - 2:12 pm
The seeminngly innocuous phrase “History Matters” has stirred up a controversy because of the anti-Semitic views of the group paying to use the words in ads in BART stations. The Institute for Historical Review, a group that denies the Holocaust killed more than 6 million Jews, paid to have the...
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