Fourth Law & Information Society Symposium
March 26, 2010
Hate Versus Democracy on the Internet
From political blogs to the exposure of rights abuses, the Internet advances communication and the free flow of information that is at the heart of democracy. Yet, from Holocaust deniers to terrorist organizers, the Internet also serves as an enabler for extremists promoting hate, violence and the corrosion of democratic values. This conference explored the legal and policy dimensions of the Internet’s dual impact.