Internet Spreads Hate Speech Like Wildfire, Says UN chief

United Nations:¬†UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned that hatred speech has been spreading like wildfire through the Internet, saying attention should be given to “physical aggressions” as the recent attacks against the Jewish, Christian or Muslim centres. “This situation requires a huge investment, an investment in social cohesion and investment in diversity to make people […]

LeBron James used Steve Jobs speech to inspire NBA Finals comeback

The Cleveland Cavaliers made American sports records in fundamental ways this month: they had beenthe primary group to ever put on sleeves inside the NBA Finals, and they brought the first identify to Cleveland in over half of a century. And both achievements, it turns out, have been strengthened by using the wise phrases of […]

fb, Twitter, YouTube, Microsoft again ecu Hate Speech rules

internet giants fb, Twitter, YouTube and Microsoft signed up Tuesday to a brand new ecu code of behavioragainst hate speech, the ecu fee said. america–based firms have agreed to speed up their reactions when unlawful material is flagged up, with the aim of searching in any respect suspicious material within 24 hours. “The latest terror […]

This chart shows how attacks on freedom of speech in India have soared this year

From sedition cases against Jawaharlal Nehru University students for allegedly chanting anti-national slogans to attacks on journalists in Chhattisgarh, India has been having a bad year for freedom of speech. Eleven cases of sedition have been filed against 19 people in merely the first three months of 2016. No cases under this category were filed […]