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The World Wants to Fight Online Hate. Why Doesn’t President Trump?

The White House foolishly rejected an international effort to stop the spread of extremism and violence on the internet.
Tags: News, White House, Social Media, United States, New Zealand, Christchurch, Trump, Google Inc, Facebook Inc, Computers and the Internet, Donald J, Freedom of Speech and Expression, Instagram Inc, Attack (March 2019


The Trump Administration Turns Its Back on a Chance to Fight Online Extremism

The White House rejected an international effort to stop the spread of hate and violence on the internet. Its reasons are specious and counterproductive.
Tags: News, White House, Social Media, United States, New Zealand, Christchurch, Trump, Google Inc, Facebook Inc, Computers and the Internet, Donald J, Freedom of Speech and Expression, Instagram Inc, Attack (March 2019


Trump Administration Balks at Global Pact to Crack Down on Online Extremism

of New Zealand and President Emmanuel Macron of France were gathered in Paris to sign what they call the “Christchurch Call.”Citing American’s free speech protections, the administration said it would not endorse the ‘Christchurch Call,’ which urges major online platforms to eradicate violent and extremist content.
Tags: Twitter, News, France, Social Media, Terrorism, Paris, New Zealand, Christchurch, Emmanuel Macron, Google Inc, Facebook Inc, Macron, Computers and the Internet, Emmanuel (1977-, Ardern, Jacinda


White House Says It Won’t Sign Global Pact for Tougher Measures on Online Extremism

of New Zealand and President Emmanuel Macron of France were gathered in Paris to sign what they call the “Christchurch Call.”Citing free speech protections in the United States, the Trump administration said it would not endorse the ‘Christchurch Call,’ which calls for the largest internet platforms to eradicate violent and extremist content online.
Tags: Twitter, News, France, White House, Social Media, United States, Terrorism, Paris, New Zealand, Christchurch, Trump, Emmanuel Macron, Google Inc, Facebook Inc, Macron, Computers and the Internet


White House Says It Won’t Sign Global Pact for Tougher Measures on Online Violence

of New Zealand and President Emmanuel Macron of France were gathered in Paris to sign what they call the “Christchurch Call.”Citing free speech protections in the United States, the Trump administration said it would not endorse the ‘Christchurch Call,’ which calls for the largest internet platforms to eradicate violent and extremist content online.
Tags: Twitter, News, France, White House, Social Media, United States, Terrorism, Paris, New Zealand, Christchurch, Trump, Emmanuel Macron, Google Inc, Facebook Inc, Macron, Computers and the Internet


Facebook Takes Step to Police Content on Its Live Service

When 51 people were killed in New Zealand, the suspect broadcast it live on Facebook. The massacre led to a global call to combat the spread of violent content.
Tags: Facebook, News, Social Media, Artificial Intelligence, New Zealand, Christchurch, Facebook Inc, Downloads and Streaming, Video Recordings, Ardern, Jacinda, Attack (March 2019, Facebook Takes Step


Facebook Restricts Live Streaming After New Zealand Shooting

When 51 people were killed in New Zealand, the suspect broadcast it live on Facebook. The massacre led to a global call to combat the spread of violent content.
Tags: Facebook, News, Social Media, Artificial Intelligence, New Zealand, Christchurch, Facebook Inc, Downloads and Streaming, Video Recordings, Ardern, Jacinda, Attack (March 2019


Jacinda Ardern: How to Stop the Next Christchurch Massacre

Social media needs reform. No one should be able to broadcast mass murder.
Tags: News, Social Media, Terrorism, New Zealand, Christchurch, Facebook Inc, Freedom of Speech and Expression, Christchurch (New Zealand, Attack (March 2019


As Far Right Rises, a Battle Over Security Agencies Grows

A struggle in Austria over control of sensitive institutions of the state, including its intelligence agency, threatens to redefine Europe’s postwar democracies.
Tags: Europe, News, Austria, New Zealand, Christchurch, Kurz, Politics And Government, Espionage and Intelligence Services, Fringe Groups and Movements, Classified Information and State Secrets, Neo Nazi Groups, Freedom Party of Austria, Sebastian (1986-, Generation Identity, Attack (March 2019


Medieval Scholars Joust With White Nationalists. And One Another.

Even as the field has united against racist misuses of the past, it has been roiled by debate over whether it has a white supremacy problem of its own.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Va, Charlottesville, Christchurch, 2017, Whites, Rachel, Fringe Groups and Movements, Medieval Studies, Middle Ages (Historical Period, Violence (August, Attack (March 2019, Fulton Brown, International Congress on Medieval Studies


Mass Shootings Have Become a Sickening Meme

Online messages from suspects in shootings at a California synagogue and a New Zealand mosque were similar.
Tags: News, California, Social Media, PA, New Zealand, Christchurch, Pittsburgh, Hate Crimes, Poway, Shooting (2018, Attack (March 2019


New Zealand Offers Permanent Visas to Those at Mosques During Attacks

The move followed public pleas from survivors and family members of the Christchurch victims for certainty about their immigration status.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Visas, Christchurch, Immigration and Emigration, Christchurch (New Zealand, Attack (March 2019


Sri Lanka and the Venomous Spread of Terror

Modern social media added fuel to the sectarian fires still smoldering after the country’s civil strife.
Tags: News, Social Media, PA, Northern Ireland, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Christchurch, Pittsburgh, 2019, Shooting (2018, Attack (March 2019, Sri Lanka Easter Bombings (April, National Thowheeth Jama'ath


Sri Lanka’s Unending Civil War

Modern social media added fuel to the sectarian fires still smoldering after the country’s civil strife.
Tags: News, Social Media, PA, Northern Ireland, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Christchurch, Pittsburgh, 2019, Shooting (2018, Attack (March 2019, Sri Lanka Easter Bombings (April, National Thowheeth Jama'ath


Is This the End of the Line for Nationalism in Australia?

If this political moment lasts, the country’s conservative movement could be transformed.
Tags: Elections, News, Australia, New Zealand, Christchurch, Morrison, Liberal Party (Australia, Scott (1968-, Attack (March 2019




After New Zealand Attacks, More People Registered to Move There

Registrations of interest to live and work in New Zealand rose sharply from people in the United States and from two majority-Muslim countries, Pakistan and Malaysia.
Tags: News, United States, Pakistan, New Zealand, Christchurch, Immigration and Emigration, Muslims and Islam, Ardern, Jacinda, Christchurch (New Zealand, Attack (March 2019


Donation From New Zealand Attack Suspect Puts Spotlight on Europe’s Far Right

The donation to Martin Sellner, the Austrian head of Generation Identity, has spurred an investigation into whether the group is inspiring violence.
Tags: Europe, News, New Zealand, Christchurch, Tarrant, Politics And Government, Fringe Groups and Movements, Neo Nazi Groups, Generation Identity, Martin Sellner, Attack (March 2019, Brenton Harrison


Facebook Announces New Policy to Ban White Nationalist Content

Facebook said the policy change was based on a shift in its understanding of white nationalism, which it previously saw as different from white supremacy.
Tags: Facebook, News, Social Media, New Zealand, Christchurch, Whites, Facebook Inc, Computers and the Internet, Race and Ethnicity, Fringe Groups and Movements, Civil Rights and Liberties, Instagram Inc, Attack (March 2019


From Fortnite to Alt-Right

There’s a reason video games are such fertile ground for white nationalist recruitment.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Christchurch, Whites, Computers and the Internet, Race and Ethnicity, Fringe Groups and Movements, Computer and Video Games, Neo Nazi Groups, Picciolini, Christian (1973-, Christchurch (New Zealand, Attack (March 2019


‘This Egg Has United People,’ Teenager Says of Protest Against Bigotry

A teenager known as “Egg Boy” has spoken publicly to media for the first time since he cracked an egg on a far-right politician’s head after the New Zealand attacks.
Tags: News, Australia, Eggs, New Zealand, Christchurch, Fraser, Anning, Christchurch (New Zealand, Attack (March 2019


The Internet’s Endless Appetite for Death Video

Facebook video of the Christchurch mosque killings showed that people, not algorithms, want to share murder, gore and violence.
Tags: Facebook, News, New Zealand, Christchurch, Facebook Inc, Computers and the Internet, Downloads and Streaming, Video Recordings, Attack (March 2019


The Rise and Rise of Death Online

Murder, gore and violence have always found a home on the web, and according to experts, “these videos aren’t circulated by a few maladjusted individuals.”
Tags: News, New Zealand, Christchurch, Facebook Inc, Computers and the Internet, Downloads and Streaming, Video Recordings, Attack (March 2019


11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

The Saudis’ secret spy team. Are you a snowplow parent? Manohla Dargis reviews Jordan Peele’s “Us.” Rick Steves wants to set you free. And more.
Tags: Christchurch, New Zealand, Attack (March 2019, Nyong'o, Lupita, Jackson, Mitchell S, Peele, Jordan


news analysis: New Zealand Confronts an American Export: Mass Shootings

The country’s leaders want a solution, not just the problem, to become a global phenomenon.
Tags: Christchurch, New Zealand, Attack (March 2019, Social Media, Firearms, Muslims and Islam, Facebook Inc, Ardern, Jacinda


The White-Extinction Conspiracy Theory Is Bonkers

The New Zealand attacker wanted you to think white people face existential decline. They don’t.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Christchurch, Minorities, Whites, United States Politics and Government, Race and Ethnicity, Attack (March 2019


The New Zealand Attack Posed New Challenges for Journalists. Here Are the Decisions The Times Made

The killing of 50 people in New Zealand last week seems to be the most extreme example of a mass shooter using the internet as part of his arsenal of destruction and hate. We look at how this affected our calculations around how to cover the attack.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Christchurch, News and News Media, School Shootings and Armed Attacks, Attack (March 2019, Times Made


The New Zealand Attack Posed New Challenges for Journalists. Here’s How The Times Covered It.

The killing of 50 people in New Zealand last week seems to be the most extreme example of a mass shooter using the internet as part of his arsenal of destruction and hate. We look at how this affected our calculations around how to cover the attack.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Christchurch, News and News Media, School Shootings and Armed Attacks, Attack (March 2019


The New Zealand Attack Posed New Challenges for Journalists. Here’s How The Times Covered Them.

The killing of 50 people in New Zealand last week seems to be the most extreme example of a mass shooter using the internet as part of his arsenal of destruction and hate. We look at how this affected our calculations around how to cover the attack.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Christchurch, News and News Media, School Shootings and Armed Attacks, Attack (March 2019


Why Jacinda Ardern Matters

New Zealand’s prime minister is emerging as the progressive antithesis to right-wing strongmen like Trump, Orban and Modi, whose careers thrive on illiberal, anti-Muslim and anti-immigrant rhetoric.
Tags: News, New Zealand, Christchurch, Trump, Modi, Viktor, Orban, Narendra, Foreign Workers, Politics And Government, Donald J, Immigration and Emigration, Fringe Groups and Movements, Democracy (Theory and Philosophy, Ardern, Jacinda