Hate speech on Twitter

A view of the Twitter logo at its corporate headquarters in San Francisco, California, U.S. November 18, 2022. (REUTERS)

Hate speech on the rise on Twitter despite Elon Musk’s claims

  • Data from researchers reveals a sharp increase in racial slurs and other offensive terms on the platform immediately after the billionaire’s takeover of the platform
  • In the 12 days after Musk’s takeover, the Institute for Strategic Dialogue tracked 450 new Twitter accounts linked to Daesh, a 69 percent increase on the previous 12 days
By Arab News ·