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What Should We Do About Hate Speech?

Vile, racist, and bigoted words and thoughts have proliferated since the dawn of social media.  Such “hate speech” does real harm. It can be demeaning, deflating, and deafening. So what do we do about it? What's the 'answer' to hate speech online? Empirical data even suggests that frequent verbal harassment can manifest itself as serious physical ailments, including high blood pressure,...