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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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MIL-Evening Report: Indonesian smear campaigns target Jokowi ahead of presidential election

By   /  February 17, 2019  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, CTF, Democracy, DJF, English, Evening Report, Fake News, Featured, Global, Hate Speech, Indonesia, KB, Media, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Politics, presidential elections, Reportage, Reports, Social Media  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Indonesian smear campaigns target Jokowi ahead of presidential election

By Ainur Rohmah in Jakarta Fake news and hate speech are inundating Indonesia on and offline with the country’s general election just two months away and with presidential candidates Prabowo Subianto and incumbent Joko Widodo locked in a contest for the top spot. Jokowi, as the president is known, remains clearly in the lead with […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Jokowi plays it tough, accusing Prabowo of ‘outbursts of lies’

By   /  February 5, 2019  /  AM-NC, Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Asia Report, CTF, debate, DJF, Elections, English, Evening Report, Featured, Hate Speech, Human Rights, Indonesia, Indonesian elections, Joko Widodo, KB, MIL OSI, Misinformation, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Jokowi plays it tough, accusing Prabowo of ‘outbursts of lies’

Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo appears to have gone on the offensive against his challenger in the upcoming presidential election Prabowo Subianto as the second presidential debate draws nearer, reports The Jakarta Post. Over the weekend, Jokowi made strong remarks slamming his rival in his speeches, ranging from criticising Prabowo’s statement that […]

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