Tag Archives: ‘hate

Feds: Dormont man remanded to prison for blogging hate speech

A Dormont man, who has over the past 15 years been acquitted of murder, praised a convicted cop-killer, left anti-Semitic fliers on cars and twice violated the terms of his federal parole, could again have that parole revoked as he is accused of blogging calls for violence against the Jewish community. Hardy Carroll Lloyd, 41, was remanded to prison pending ... Read More »

Facebook Hate Speech Rules Protect ‘White Men’ but Not ‘Black Children’: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Facebook is reported to be censoring posts in favour of ‘White men’ But it allowed hate postings against ‘Black kids’ on its platform Facebook recently pledged to nearly double its army of censors to 7,000 Facebook’s censorship rules that are meant to prevent hate speech and fake news might be protecting ‘White men’ over ‘Black children’, a media report said. Facebook ... Read More »

Here’s why you hate the sound of a pen clicking repeatedly

A lot of us often go nuts by the mundane sounds of people chewing or clicking a pen repeatedly. Ever wondered why this happens? It is attributed to an emotional control mechanism which causes the brain to go into an overdrive on hearing such trigger sounds, says a research. This is known as misophonia or hatred of trigger sounds. The ... Read More »

You can teach yourself to hate pizza and chocolate

NN | Jan 8, 2017, 03.00 PM IST You can teach yourself to hate pizza and chocolate Imagine that as soon as a piece of chocolate melts and flows down your throat, you start feeling nauseous, lightheaded, and run to throw up inside the toilet bowl.The goal is to make you ill every time you think about or encounter the ... Read More »

fb, Twitter, YouTube, Microsoft back european hate speech regulations

facebook, Twitter, Google’s YouTube and Microsoft pledged on Tuesday to review requests for the removalof hateful content material published on their systems within 24 hours as part of a code of behavioragreed with ecu regulators. government throughout Europe had been attempting in latest months to get social systems to crack down on growing on-line racism following the refugee crisis, with ... Read More »

Facebook, YouTube, Twitter face furor over ‘hate speech’

Three French organizations say they will file legal complaints against Facebook, Twitter and Google’s YouTube service for failing to remove ‘hateful content’ posted on their sites. The French Jewish students union UEJF, SOS Racisme and SOS Homophobie say the internet giants have only removed a small portion of inappropriate content posted in a measured period. In France, there is a ... Read More »