Group-focused online hate: A danger to democracy
Online hate can affect everyone - minorities and people in the public eye are particularly affected. This divides our society.
Important terms explained briefly.
The term “shitstorm” describes the sudden and massive occurrence of negative criticism, usually in the form of comments in social media. The cause may be certain statements or actions that displease the public. A shitstorm can hit individuals, but also companies or organizations.
How does hate feel on the internet?
Regardless of your skills, anyone can be the target of hate online. We want to point this out, we fight against it. But how does it...
#TAKEPART - No hate speech
Words must not become a weapon. Deutsche Telekom is fighting for a network without hate in which we treat one another respectfully.
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