Why the father of a Paris attacks victim is suing Facebook, Twitter, Google

Why the father of a Paris attacks victim is suing Facebook, Twitter, Google

Reynaldo Gonzalez, the father of the only American to have died in the November 13 Paris attacks, is suing Google, Twitter and Facebook for providing “material support” to the Islamic State (IS) group, according to a suit filed June 14 in California. Gonzalez’s daughter, Nohemi, was one of 130 people killed in a group of […]

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Microsoft agree EU deal on removing hate speech

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Microsoft agree EU deal on removing hate speech

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Microsoft agreed Tuesday to review requests for the removal of hateful content posted on their sites within 24 hours as part of a new code of conduct deal with EU regulators. Authorities across Europe have been trying in recent months to get social platforms to crack down on a rise in […]