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Social Media: Hate Crime

Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

UIN 156643, tabled on 22 June 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, whether has made any representations to social media companies on the standard of contracted-out services they have employed to moderate abusive and illegal content; and if he will make a statement.

Answered on

2 July 2018

Ministers and officials have regular meetings and discussions with social media companies on a range of issues including safeguarding. Details of ministerial meetings are published quarterly on the Gov.uk website.