Proceedings of the International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media 2019

Thou shalt not hate: Countering Online Hate Speech

Proceedings of the International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media 2019 binny-mathew/Countering_Hate_Speech_ICWSM2019

This analysis results in various interesting insights such as: the counterspeech comments receive much more likes as compared to the non-counterspeech comments, for certain communities majority of the non-counterspeech comments tend to be hate speech, the different types of counterspeech are not all equally effective and the language choice of users posting counterspeech is largely different from those posting non-counterspeech as revealed by a detailed psycholinguistic analysis.

COUNTERSPEECH DETECTION