The Limited Times

Now you can see non-English news...

(S+) Hate speech online: This is how mocking comments become death threats (podcast)

2022-08-09T04:08:34.929Z

too much hate Too much threat. Too much disinformation. Various well-known Twitter users have therefore just left the platform. What are the dynamics behind the attacks, and what helps?



"Threats, insults, even very specific death threats - I'm almost used to that," says lawyer Chan-jo Jun. With posts against hate online or about false "lateral thinker" ideologies, he had collected more than 70,000 followers on Twitter.

After the death of Lisa-Maria Kellermayr, the rush and the poisoned tone on the platform was too much for him.

He deactivated his account.

At SPIEGEL Daily he talks about his experience with ads against trolls.

And the social psychologist and researcher Pia Lamberty explains the dynamics behind such attacks and what could help against them.

About this podcast

SPIEGEL Daily appears every morning on SPIEGEL+ and on Audible.

As a subscriber to SPIEGEL+, you can hear the latest episodes from 6 a.m. on weekdays.

We're also rounding up the best moments from past episodes for the weekend.

Listen to this episode with our audio player at the top of the article.

All episodes of this podcast that have already been released can also be found on Audible.

Continue reading with SPIEGEL+

Read on now.

With the right SPIEGEL subscription.

Special reports, analyzes and background information on topics that move our society - by reporters from all over the world.

Test now.

  • All articles freely accessible on SPIEGEL.de.

  • DER SPIEGEL as an e-paper and in the app.

  • Test one month for €1.

One month for €1

Try it now for €1

Already have a digital subscription?Sign up here

Read more with SPIEGEL+

More perspectives, understand more.

Free access to all articles, videos, audio content and podcasts

  • All articles freely accessible on SPIEGEL.de

  • DER SPIEGEL as an e-paper and in the app

  • DER SPIEGEL to listen to and the weekday podcast SPIEGEL Daily

  • Only €19.99 per month, cancellable at any time

Buy now

Already have a digital subscription?Sign up here

Restore iTunes subscription

SPIEGEL+ is processed via your iTunes account and paid for with the purchase confirmation.

24 hours before it expires, the subscription is automatically extended by one month at the current price of €19.99.

You can cancel your subscription at any time in your iTunes account settings.

To use SPIEGEL+ outside of this app, you must link the subscription to a SPIEGEL ID account immediately after purchase.

By purchasing you accept our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Source: spiegel

All tech articles on 2022-08-09

You may like

Trends 24h

Latest

© Communities 2019 - Privacy