Why social media platforms need to deal with hate speech now
from By Emma Fitzpatrick
Did you know every 83 seconds someone posts an anti-Semitic message on social media? That's 44 messages every hour. Startlingly, 63 percent of all anti-Semitic content online is on Twitter. Growing hate speech on social media has real-world impacts. For example, Charlottesville's Unite the Right rally was organized on Facebook. Only after the rally began to make national news did Facebook take down the event page.
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