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Title: The role of algorithmic amplification in promoting violent and extremist content and its dissemination on platforms and social media
Corporate Authors: Council of the European Union 
Corporate Contributor: European Union (EU): Counter-Terrorism Coordinator 
Subject Keywords: racism and xenophobia ; anti-Semitism ; Muslims ; persons with disabilities ; sexual orientation ; gender identity ; gender ; hate crime ; anti-discrimination ; hate speech ; data collection ; education ; freedom of expression ; freedom of information ; freedom of religion or belief ; EU ; internet ; cyber hate ; media
See Also: tolerance ; victims ; discrimination ; extremism ; human rights defenders ; religious or belief groups
Key Issues: Racism and xenophobia
Issue Date: 9-Dec-2020
Publication Place : Brussels
Material Type: report
Format: pdf
Language: English
Country Coverage: EU region 
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Abstract: "In the fight against terrorist and violent extremist content online, the EU has so far focused on illegal content identification and removal as well as on promoting counter-narratives. However, these efforts are largely undermined by the way recommendation algorithms are fine-tuned by tech companies to keep their users online for business purposes."
Physical Description: 31 p.
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