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So Chinese citizens also think that ad is racist

The laundry detergent ad that's been blowing up the Internet is also receiving backlash in China.

By May 27, 2016

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London man reportedly arrested over racist Brussels terrorism tweet

The tweet went viral and spawned numerous parodies. Police say the tweeter was arrested "on suspicion of inciting racial hatred on social media."

By March 24, 2016

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Thanks, Twitter. You turned Microsoft's AI teen into a horny racist

Technically Incorrect: Microsoft's Tay seemed so innocent. Until she started talking to and learning from real-life humans.

By March 24, 2016

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Facebook vows to help Germany combat racist, xenophobic content

The partnership comes after the country's chancellor urged the social network to do more to police hate posted directed at segments of the population.

By September 14, 2015

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They came, they marched, they live-streamed at RNC

The Coalition to Stop Trump took over downtown Cleveland briefly on Monday. It took over social media too.

By July 18, 2016

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Twitter admits dragging feet on trolls, bans Milo Yiannopoulos

The social network is promising to take a harder stance on online nastiness after suspending the account of conservative firebrand @Nero.

By July 19, 2016

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'Ghostbusters' star Leslie Jones exposes 'personal hell' inflicted by Twitter haters

The comedian calls on Twitter to offer its users greater protection against abuse. Says Jones: "Some of these people are crazy sick."

By July 19, 2016

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Google vet's new Candid app for anonymous sharing puts trolls in their place

Bindu Reddy wanted a social app where she could say what she really thought, hear unfiltered responses and tamp down the volume on trolls.

By July 21, 2016

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Netflix blames us for its subscriber woes (The 3:59, Ep. 80)

And by us, we mean the press. We also talk about Pokemon Go (again) and the racist Twitter attack on "Ghostbusters" star Leslie Jones.

By July 19, 2016

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GOP convention sponsors have second thoughts as online activists notch win

ColorOfChange and Credo Action pressure 30 big companies to ditch or curtail their sponsorship of the Republican National Convention because of its divisive candidate. Half, including Apple and HP, listen.

By July 16, 2016