HomeDigitalSocial networks10. May 2021, 6:04 p.m.
Actors on Telegram: Who Spreads Hate
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Side thinkers, conspirators, rights: in the Telegram messaging service even dangerous content can reach enormous reach – for example in these channels.
By Sabrina Ebitsch and Berit Kruse
Ten thousand, one hundred thousand, two hundred thousand – there is no upper limit for Telegram channels. Although Telegram is officially a messaging service similar to Whatsapp, some players can reach as many people as mass media. This is particularly problematic as Telegram is largely unregulated and conspiracy, hate, and agitation can strike audiences unfiltered. In the #hassmessen data research, we feature leading figures from the side thinkers, conspirators, and the right-wing scene:
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This article is part of the #hassmessen project. You can find the digital research report and other articles on the main topic here: sz.de/hassmessen.