What major tech companies are doing on hate groups
August 18, 2017
NEW YORK (AP) — Major companies such as Google, Facebook and PayPal are banishing a growing cadre of extremist groups and individuals in the wake of the deadly clash at a white-nationalist rally last weekend in Virginia. Civil rights advocates welcomed the moves, but say more needs to be done — and more should have been done earlier.
Here is a look at some of the technology services that have banned hate groups or have otherwise come out against white supremacists and their supporters:
Ahead of the rally, the housing booking service Airbnb barred rentals to people it believed...