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Twitter: Hate Crime

Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

UIN 62519, tabled on 22 June 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what recent discussions his Department has had with representatives of Twitter on moderating hate speech towards people with Down’s Syndrome.

Answered on

26 June 2020

Ministers and officials have regular meetings and discussions with Twitter on a range of issues, including hate speech. Details of Ministerial meetings are published quarterly on the GOV.UK website.