USC researchers say “moral convergence” within online communities predicts the number of hate-speech messages posted by members.
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Inaugural USC Polarization Index reveals political divide remains wide after 1 year; immigration is the most divisive issue
USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, with collaborators Golin and Zignal Labs, reveals industry’s first data-based Polarization Index to provide a roadmap for business leaders to navigate controversial issues Contact: Emily Gersema at email@example.com or (213) 712-3168; Zignal Labs at firstname.lastname@example.org and Brittany Sullivan for Golin at email@example.com A new measure for polarization from USC Annenberg, developed […]
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With the 2018 midterm elections just one week away, social media companies are stepping up efforts to identify and stop viral deception campaigns. Facebook recently announced a new “war room” to detect and counter hate speech, voter suppression efforts and fake social media accounts due to Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and the […]