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anti-semitism

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Twitter becomes forum for anti-Semitic tweets in Spain

Several Jewish groups in Spain file a complaint with prosecutors to investigate a flood of racist tweets posted after Real Madrid lost a basketball game to Israel's Maccabi Tel Aviv team.

By May 20, 2014

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Facebook makes wrong call on anti-Semitic page

commentary Facebook's refusal to delete a page about "Jewish Ritual Murder" rekindles a simmering debate over how to respond when bigots use social networks to spread racist speech and hateful propaganda.

By March 15, 2014

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Facebook ordered to take down anti-Semitic page

The Anti-Defamation League says a page claiming Jewish people are involved in ritual murder constitutes hate speech and therefore should be removed immediately.

By February 5, 2014

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Twitter surrenders anti-Semitic tweet info to French authorities

The company had resisted for months, but finally relents, hoping to "put an end to the dispute" and saying it will do its part to "fight racism and anti-Semitism."

By July 12, 2013

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Twitter must reveal names behind anti-Semitic tweets, rules French court

A Paris court has struck down an appeal by the microblogging site, says French newspaper Le Monde.

By June 13, 2013

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Twitter hit with $50M suit over anti-Semitic tweeter data

In the ongoing legal conflict between the social network and the Union of Jewish French Students, a new court case erupts.

By March 21, 2013

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Sparks fly over anti-Semitic tweets in France

After an explosion of anti-Jewish posts on Twitter in France, the Anti-Defamation League contends that it's too hard for users to report offensive tweets. Twitter begs to differ.

By October 17, 2012

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Rabbis call on Apple to ban anti-Semitic iTunes book

A group of European rabbis wants Apple to remove the long-running, anti-Semitic hoax known as "The Protocols of the Elders of Zion."

By August 15, 2012

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Google's Brin: Anti-Semitism forced my family out of Russia

While on a visit to Israel, Sergey Brin tells local newspaper that his parents were victims of official discrimination in the former Soviet Union.

By May 18, 2008

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Vexed in the city: Welcoming new techies with a middle finger salute

The new era of dot-com fortunes spurs plenty of angst aimed at San Francisco's most privileged, but it hasn't stopped tech workers from moving in.

By August 23, 2014