The Rise of Hate Speech: Should We Even Use That Word?

“What Hate Speech is, is a verbal act of discrimination. And if we understood it more as a verbal act of discrimination, rather than the expression of dislike towards somebody, it would be easier for people to differentiate between things that hurt someone’s feelings, insult them, or offend them on one hand, and things that harm them in a discriminatory sense, on the other.”

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Alex Levy

Alex Levy

Curious, conscious and future-oriented. Currently studying Political Science. Producer of Through Conversations Podcast at throughconversations.com