Monday, October 16, 2023 at 14:30

Online Hate

Breaking out and Breaking down the Echo Chambers

Hate flourishes online as algorithms segment people into silos where they see and hear only their own worldviews without being challenged by differing perspectives.

Minister Virani has been engaged in the fight against all forms of hate online for many years. His role as Minister of Justice & Attorney General of Canada has now given him a central role in this fight.

Kasim Hafeez, who was once involved in spreading hate and extremism, now uses his platform to educate about tolerance and acceptance.

Joel Finkelstein will reveal the relationship between online hate and real-world violence, with examples and revelations about online and offline antisemitism.  

• Law Society of Ontario – EDI Professionalism: 1 hour
• Law Society of British Columbia – CPD : 1 hour
  • Joel Finkelstein
    Co-Founder and Director, The Network Contagion Research Institute
  • Kasim Hafeez
    Middle East Analyst, Christians United For Israel
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    Minister Arif Virani
    Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, House of Commons