Facebook and hate speech: Human Rights Investigations Lab students contribute to Reuters report

August 20, 2018

Hate speech continues to dehumanize Rohingya and other Muslims in Myanmar through Facebook, according to this investigative report—Why Facebook is Losing the War on Hate Speech—by Reuters’ Steve Stecklow with contributions from our Human Rights Investigations Lab. Congratulations to our Tech & Human Rights Director Félim McMahon and students Anshu Gupta, John Ortilla, Aditi Pradhan, Jasmine Hahm, and many other Burma team members from past semesters for your work on this critical issue. 

Interested in joining our lab? Come to an info session on Thursday, August 23, 3:30 pm in Boalt Hall, Room 100. Undergraduates apply through URAP and grad students sign up for Law 294A&B.