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Scandinavian far-right exploits live stream function on mainstream platforms

February 8, 2024

Anger, grief, hate speech and racism – the online discourse about the Israel-Hamas war is fraught and highly charged. In Denmark and Sweden, far-right activists are exploiting live stream video to stoke sectarian hatred and Islamophobia.

Resolver has taken a deep dive into the tactics used by far-right actors in Denmark and Sweden to misuse the live streaming features on mainstream social platforms to amplify sectarian discourse around the Israel-Hamas war.