Ciarán O’Connor’s research on the state of hate on TikTok is featured in this article by POLITICO Europe. The report “Hatescape: An In-Depth Analysis of Extremism and Hate Speech on TikTok,” takes a look at how the social media platform is used to promote hatred and glorify extremism and terrorism. Among key findings, many videos were found to freely promote white supremacy, and support extremist or terrorist individuals or organisations.
November 30, 2022 | i News
ISD'sTim Squirrell spoke to i News about incels, the signs an individual might exhibit when being drawn into this subculture, and how concerned family and loved ones can help bring them out again.
November 21, 2022 | Euro News
ISD's Jennie King shares with Euro News some worrying observations about climate mis- and disinformation on Twitter since Elon Musk's takeover.
November 21, 2022 | Axios
ISD's Senior Research Manager Jared Holt spoke with Axios about how denialism narratives played out during the US midterms earlier this month.