Twitch Sues to Identify Users Who Uploaded Christchurch Video and Porn to Its Platform
Users posted the violating material to the section of Twitch for Valve-developed game 'Artifact' over Memorial Day weekend.
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Justin Trudeau Announces Plans to Fine Social Media Companies for Fake News
The prime minister said that if social media platforms don't address disinformation there “will be meaningful financial consequences.”
Quebec City Mosque Shooter’s Dad Asks Trudeau to Stop Calling His Son a Terrorist
Alexandre Bissonnette wasn’t charged with any terror-related offences when he killed six Muslim men, but that hasn’t stopped politicians from calling him a terrorist.
Why Won’t Twitter Treat White Supremacy Like ISIS? Because It Would Mean Banning Some Republican Politicians Too.
A Twitter employee who works on machine learning believes that a proactive, algorithmic solution to white supremacy would also catch Republican politicians.
The 'ISIS Matchmaker' Wants to Return to the UK
Tooba Gondal, a notorious British female ISIS recruiter and propagandist, is alive in a camp in Syria – and wants to return to Britain with her two young children.
The Christchurch Shooter has Been Charged with 50 Counts of Murder
The man responsible for the shooting deaths of 50 Muslim worshippers last month was initially charged with just one murder. This afternoon, New Zealand police announced more than 50 additional charges.
I Was On A Plane And The Pilot Announced There Was A Bomb on It
“Mum, are we going to be ok? Are we going to reach Changi?"
How Sweden Deals With Returning ISIS Fighters
As Sweden struggles to implement laws to deal with returning ISIS fighters, a combat medic explains why he feels safer on the frontline than back in his own country.
New Zealand Bans Military Style Semi-Automatics and Assault Rifles Less Than a Week After Attacks
“On 15 March our history changed forever. Now, our laws will too.”
Documents Show How Facebook Moderates Terrorism on Livestreams
On Friday, at least 49 people were killed in terror attacks in New Zealand. Documents, sources, and interviews with senior Facebook employees show how difficult it is for social media companies to moderate live footage.
Accused New Zealand Shooter Had Canadian Mass Murderer’s Name On Weapon
Images show the names of numerous far-right figures on the weapons involved in the Christchurch mosque shooting, including Quebec mosque murderer Alexandre Bissonnette.
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Canada Is Spending $300K On Research Into Far-Right Extremism
One researcher told VICE there has been 19 homicides committed by the far-right in Canada since 2014.