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FACEBOOK HATE SPEECH
Je Suis Larry Flynt?
Victor Dorff 451
In our society, vulgarians like Larry Flynt and the murdered journalists of
are the vanguard who protect freedom of speech. They are the canary in the coal mine, whose death warns us of the unseen dangers gathering around us.
Constitutional Rights in the Digital Age
Professor at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law
Just as cell phones are different from ordinary physical objects, the Internet is dramatically different from earlier speech mediums. And the Court should acknowledge those differences in determining the scope of First Amendment protection for speech.
Social Media Backlash: How I Went From Beautiful to Being a Stuck Up B*tch In Less Than 12 Hours
Natalie E. Illum
poet, activist and storyteller living in Washington, DC
I know I am not alone. Misogyny, harassment and verbal abuse toward women goes beyond what's trending in social media.
Facebook Grapples with Hate Speech
Even the U.S. Supreme Court sometimes has a hard time agreeing on speech issues. It's a tough job for Facebook, but as proprietors of a service with a global membership nearly four times the population of the U.S, it's a responsibility they have to face.
Facebook Vows To Crack Down On Rape Joke Pages After Successful Protest, Boycott
The statement also details a series of steps the company plans to take in order to accomplish these goals. The steps include
Jihad Yousef, Crete-Monee High School Pitcher, Threatened With Lynching In Facebook Message
"I was, like, confused," Yousef said. "I had to refresh the page. The feeling, I couldn't even say I was mad. Shocked, maybe
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