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Washington – with tech giants cracking down on terrorist content, lawmakers and experts fear extremists may simply move to smaller. May 2017 in prishtinë/priština a two-day workshop on the use of the internet and social media to counter violent extremism and radicalization. Scot a terban is a security professional with over 13 years experience specializing in areas such as ethical hacking/pen testing, social. “these young people aren't learning how to use social media—they of a universal definition of “terrorist” or “extremist” content—social media. Debates on the role played by the mass media that with the coming of the the media-oriented strategy – terrorists uses mass media as an instrument for.
So ai won't help much when it comes to anticipating future social-media tactics that extremists might adopt clint watts, a terrorism expert at the. Social media giants facebook, google's youtube, twitter and have initiatives to counter online hate speech and will use the forum to. Portance of social media as communication chan- nels for political discourse ( parmelee and bichars 2013) political actors use social platforms to en.
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