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After boycotts, advertisers and social media giants agree on steps to curb hate speech

After boycotts, advertisers and social media giants agree on steps to curb hate speech

acebook, YouTube, and Twitter have agreed on first steps to curb harmful content online, big advertisers announced on Wednesday, following boycotts of social media platforms accused of tolerating hate speech. Under the deal, announced by the World Federation of Advertisers, common definitions would be adopted for forms of harmful content such as hate speech and bullying, and platforms would adopt harmonized reporting standards.

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