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Understanding Online Hate Speech as a Motivator and Predictor of Hate Crime

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Los Angeles
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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2016, $599,269)

To address the well-known gaps in understanding hate crime prevalence, the RAND Corporation (US) and its partners RAND Europe (UK) and Cardiff University’s Social Data Science Lab (UK), propose to conduct extensive analyses of online hate speech using Twitter data. ca/ncf

Date Created: September 13, 2016