Hot take, or hate speech? Religious speech or incitement to violence? Tackling harmful content online has never been more vital, or more complex.
Debating Europe and Google organised a conference on 5 February about fighting toxic content across Europe, from extremism to hate speech.
Tech executives, policymakers and experts talked about what works (and what doesn’t), the latest developments and how to make the internet safer for everyone. Questions included:
What is the role of legal and regulatory instruments?
How effective is AI?
What are the challenges of moderating user-generated content at scale?