@nixxin Profile picture Nikhil Pahwa

@nixxin

 1 week ago

What has happened today in the US can happen anywhere in the world. #CapitolBuilding

Many democratic countries are sitting on a tinderbox. We've had increasing inequality being misused for political gain through misinformation. The role of Social Media +

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@nixxin Profile picture Nikhil Pahwa

@nixxin

 1 week ago

I wrote in @ForeignPolicy about this and offered some solutions

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@bsuchi1 Profile picture Suchita Bane

@bsuchi1

 1 week ago

@nixxin Depends on the leader... India has many states where there are heads capable of doing so

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@arko666 Profile picture Arko Basu

@arko666

 1 week ago

@nixxin Downing street , Pennsylvania Avenue and so forth

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@arko666 Profile picture Arko Basu

@arko666

 1 week ago

@nixxin Maybe , just maybe , the "democratic" system is being hurt by the construction of a two party system that is prevalent in these tinder boxes. Needless to say incumbents of both "parties" are equally responsible as they succumb to power vortexes created in places like Lutyens+

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@nixxin 💯💯💯

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@AnamFateen Profile picture Anam Khatija

@AnamFateen

 1 week ago

@nixxin it has happened in India

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@SMehdudia Profile picture SM

@SMehdudia

 1 week ago

@nixxin Very well put

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@nixxin Profile picture Nikhil Pahwa

@nixxin

 1 week ago

+ community standards/norms in line with national free speech laws, and mechanisms for ensuring they are enforced.

There needs to be greater accountability for drip feeding of hate. There are no easy answers here, but there's no doubt something needs to be done.

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@nixxin Profile picture Nikhil Pahwa

@nixxin

 1 week ago

in not disabling the drip feeding of hate cannot be understated, whether through false propaganda and manipulation of trends on twitter, or the persistence of hate speech on Facebook and WhatsApp groups.

Social media platforms need to be further regulated by defining +

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