Popular Social Media Site Being Used to Spread Anti-Semitism Says Study

Popular social media site TikTok is being used by anti-Semites and far-right extremists as a platform to reach young people says a study from the University of Haifa and Israel’s Institute for Counter Terrorism. The report, titled “Spreading Hate on TikTok” stated that between February and May of this year there were 196 postings related to far-right extremism. One-fifth of those posts were related to anti-Semitism and Holocaust denial. The study also found 14 postings of Adolph Hitler’s speeches and 11 postings of Sieg-Heil victory salutes used by the Nazis. Reported by The Times of Israel. Read more…