hatespeech

  • “The Alex Jones Show” removed by Spotify, Facebook, and Apple

    “The Alex Jones Show” and other content produced by the far-right site Infowars has been removed from Apple, Facebook and Spotify. Facebook said on Monday that four pages belonging to Jones were removed for violating the social network’s policy against hate speech. Also on Monday, the entirety of hundreds of...
  • Facebook: We’re Much Better at Spotting Nudity Than Hate Speech

    (SAN FRANCISCO) — Getting rid of racist, sexist and other hateful remarks on Facebook is more challenging than weeding out other types of unacceptable posts because computer programs still stumble over the nuances of human language, the company revealed Tuesday. Facebook’s self-assessment showed its policing system is far better...
  • Facebook removes pre-denominational Christian ministry page due to bullying and hate speech

    Facebook has unpublished the Facebook page associated with the pre-denominational Christian ministry “Warriors for Christ,” an organization that opposes homosexuality and abortion, on grounds that it violated its community standards on bullying and hate speech. Warriors for Christ, a West Virginia-based ministry that stands unapologetically opposed to all sinful...