NO HATE FOR PROFIT CAMPAIGN
NEW DELHI: The action against TV channels spreading hate is going ahead in various forms. One of the tools anti -hate campaigners adopted is “Advertisement – boycott – of – hate – mongering – channels”.Advertisers are being persuaded not to release advertisements to channels who are creating communal disharmony .The campaign is getting positive response as some advertisers openly and many privately have pledged not to support such TV channels which peddle hate.
Indian Civil Liberties Union is one such organization amongst Civil Rights Groups which organized advertising boycott to pressurize such hate mongering channels to mend their ways.
A message from Indian Civil Liberties Union said ;
Civil rights groups orgnzd a advertising boycott to pressure social media companies to act agnst #hatespeech on their platforms, Facebook is updating its hate speech policy to ban content tht denies/distorts Holocaust More needs to be done for unlawful speech .No Hate for Profit