white supremacy

YouTube
Patrick Semansky/AP, file
June 05, 2019 - 8:02 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — YouTube updated its hate speech policies Wednesday to prohibit videos with white supremacy and neo-Nazi viewpoints. The video streaming company says it has already made it more difficult to find and promote such videos, but it's now removing them outright. YouTube will also...
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In this March 13, 2019, file photo Facebook, Messenger and Instagram apps are are displayed on an iPhone in New York.
Jenny Kane/AP Photo, File
March 27, 2019 - 1:38 pm
By Barbara Ortutay, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is extending its ban on hate speech to prohibit the promotion and support of white nationalism and white separatism. The company previously allowed such material even though it has long banned white supremacists. The social...
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In this June 8, 2018, file photo, Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, at a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington.
J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo, File
January 16, 2019 - 11:38 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is describing comments by Republican Rep. Steve King about white supremacy as "abhorrent." Presidential press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is praising the move by House Republicans to strip the nine-term Iowa lawmaker of his committee assignments. King was...
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Rep. Steve King
Charlie Neibergall/AP, file
January 15, 2019 - 12:22 pm
UPDATED: 3:15 p.m. ___ WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are dialing up the pressure on Rep. Steve King, with one GOP leader suggesting Tuesday that the nine-term Iowan leave Congress after the latest in a string of what she called his "racist" comments. "I'd like to see him find another line of work...
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James Alex Fields, Jr.
Albemarle Regional Jail
December 04, 2018 - 12:16 pm
By Amir Vera (CNN) -- The man on trial for killing Heather Heyer at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, texted his mother a picture of Adolf Hitler four days before the event in August 2017, according to prosecutors. The commonwealth asked the court to admit, as evidence, a...
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Cherri Gregg | KYW Newsradio
Flashpoint
November 18, 2018 - 12:28 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- This week on Flashpoint, Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about white supremacy. The FBI released data this month reporting a 17 percent increase in acts of bias and hate nationwide. According to the report, part of this...
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