hate speech


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hate speech

n.
Bigoted speech attacking or disparaging a social group or a member of such a group.

hate speech

n
(Sociology) speech disparaging a racial, sexual, or ethnic group or a member of such a group

hate′ speech`


n.
speech that attacks a person or group on the basis of race, religion, gender, or sexual orientation.
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Yet there are real problems with this second mooted reply as to how precisely it is that hate speech undermines the assurance to vulnerable groups of their being members of society in good standing.
org/fbagreement/) weeklong protest that called for Facebook to update its policies to ban gender-based hate speech from the social network, Facebook's security team (https://www.
Taylor decision, the last decision to deal with hate speech, but it is "still a test that is not necessarily clear," he said.
This is an ethnographic study of the competing uses of the term "hate speech" (gyuloletbeszed) in Hungarian political life during the heyday of the hate speech debates between 2000 and 2006.
The Kenyan government has said that it has no intention of censoring what citizens do online or of closing access to social media networks in the country, despite facing challenges of identifying and tracking down people behind online hate speech.
95--Jeremy Waldron argues that if hate speech is treated as something that tends to defame a racial or religious minority group, and if such speech is disseminated without fear of legal reprisal, it undermines an identifiable public good: the basic principle of inclusion in society for all its members.
The lack of scholarship regarding this crime is puzzling given a split between the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda and the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia on the issue of whether hate speech alone can serve as an actus reus for CAH-persecution.
According to Karunasagar, he watched the footage of Owaisi's hate speech on a website wherein the MLA from Chandrayangutta constituency allegedly used inflammatory and derogatory words against a particular community while addressing a public meeting in Adilabad district.
IN THE HARM IN Hate Speech, New York University Professor Jeremy Waldron sets out to defend hate speech laws (or "group defamation laws," as he prefers to label them) against critiques based on "knee-jerk" American First Amendment exceptionalism.
It was a casual conversation that ended ugly, but John Galliano paid the price for his intemperance and bigotry due to France's hate speech laws.
com)-- Spreaker released the following statement today regarding their decision, along with YouTube's, to pull down content from Caiden Cowger, a conservative radio host best-known for spewing anti-gay, hate speech.
Hate speech is any communication that targets and disparages a person or group on the basis of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, ability, nationality or religion.