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Law enforcement will use an algorithm to scan for hate speech on social media. “Police in the US may soon be able to scan social media to predict outbreaks in hate crime, using a computer program being developed at Cardiff University….An algorithm will automatically identify cyber-hate on Twitter in specific regions of the US and look for a relationship between online hate speech and offline hate crime.”
Makes sense, with hopefully some broader lessons for combatting hate speech of all kinds on the Internet:
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The Anti-Defamation League has created a position dedicated to fighting anti-Semitism and bigotry on the internet.