hate speech

  1. Alpha1

    Staff Functionality: Delete Conversation (Legally Required Functionality)

    There have been a lot of requests for this functionality but it has never resulted in a good nor popular suggestion. Many threads on the topic here: https://google.com/search?q=delete+conversation+xenforo+site:xenforo.com Now on to what functionality is requested and why: If a conversation...
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    Better functionality to report and moderate illegal hate speech

    As the first EU nation has now approved a bill to impose hefty multimillion fines on communities for not removing abusive content within 24 hours, we are in dire need of better functionality for content flagging, reporting and moderation. More information below. We need to have functionality to...
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    Germany bill imposing €50M fine for failure to remove online hate crime, fake news fast enough

    More: http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/wireStory/germany-approves-bill-curbing-online-hate-crime-fake-46589305 http://www.dw.com/en/german-justice-minister-calls-for-hefty-fines-to-combat-online-hate-speech/a-38300446 The UK has something similar in the works. I'm sure other EU countries will...
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    Google will let users flag offensive content

    Recently Google came under fire for showing offensive search results. Google has now responded in away that affects us all: Google adds tool to flag 'offensive' search results This means that if any of your forum threads contain offensive content or content that could be flagged as offensive...
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    EU court: pay damages for ineffective Post Report moderation system.

    Please read this EU court ruling: http://hudoc.echr.coe.int/webservices/content/pdf/001-155105?TID=qowwttwprb Here is a rundown: It concerns Delfi, a big board which received 10,000 new posts per day. 20 abuse posts were posted to a thread but were not noticed by staff. The type of posts are...