If we want true progress, we must eliminate this hotbed of hate
As important elections loom in both the United States and Canada, and the spectre of Brexit hangs over the United Kingdom, mainstream and social media giants have joined forces to ensure that our sacred Western democracies are safeguarded. They are working hard to prevent a repeat of painful democratic failures like the election of Donald Trump or England’s decision to leave the EU.
But what if I told you there is one bad actor that has free reign over the internet, influencing millions of people by spreading hate speech, anti-Semitic jokes, race segregation propaganda, and conspiracy theories? What if I told you there are currently no plans to address this hotbed of hate?