Reducing Online Hate Speech

Recommendations for Social Media Companies and Internet Intermediaries

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  • In Collaboration with: Yad Vashem
  • Cover Type: Online
  • Number Of Pages: 321 Pages
  • Center: Center for Democratic Values and Institutions

This publication is the outcome of a joint research project undertaken by the Israel Democracy Institute (IDI) and Yad Vashem, with the goal of supporting efforts by social
media companies and other internet intermediaries to formulate policy and policy guidelines aimed at reducing online hate speech.
The present publication has two sections. The first of them consists of the IDI/Yad Vashem Recommendations for Reducing Online Hate Speech: sixteen recommendations meant to serve as the basis of policy guidelines for social media companies and other internet intermediaries. These recommendations derive from the research papers presented in the second section.