Countering Illegal Hate Speech Online - EU Code of Conduct Ensures Swift Response
The European Commission issued the following news release:
The fourth evaluation on the EU Code of Conduct shows that this Commission initiative delivers successful results.
IT companies are now assessing 89% of flagged content within 24 hours and 72% of the content deemed to be illegal hate speech is removed, compared to 40% and 28% respectively when the Code was first launched in 2016. However, companies need to improve their feedback to users.
Andrus Ansip, European Commissi...