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Special Precious little has been done in the Arab world to hold Facebook and other social networking platforms to account for distributing extremist ideas, bigoted views and hate speech. (AFP/File Photo) graphic

Social media platforms doing little to combat online hate speech in the Arab world: Experts 

  • Testimony of whistleblower Frances Haugen confirms lax approach to combating online extremism 
  • Facebook insists its technology proactively identifies hate speech in over 40 languages, including Arabic
By TAREK ALI AHMAD ·