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MIL-Evening Report: Online hate speech ‘gives green light’ to religion, race attacks

By   /  March 20, 2019  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Christchurch, CTF, DJF, English, Evening Report, Featured, Hate Speech, Human Rights, KB, Media, Migration, MIL OSI, Mosque attack, Mosque massacre, New Zealand, Online hate, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Racial vilification, Racism, Religion, Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Online hate speech ‘gives green light’ to religion, race attacks

By Michael Andrew Religion and race-based attacks will continue as a result of the rise of online hate speech, says a leading New Zealand academic. Professor Paul Spoonley, pro vice-chancellor of Massey University, told Asia Pacific Report that online hate speech “provides an enabling environment which green lights racial and religious vilification”. He was responding […]

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