hate speech

HND says attack on writer Tomic result of hate speech

The Croatian Journalists Association (HND) on Friday strongly condemned an attack on journalist and writer Ante Tomic, describing the incident as a result of growing hate speech in public.

Gov't condemns offensive chanting at Croatia-Israel friendly

The Croatian government issued a statement on Thursday condemning hate speech, offensive chanting and symbols and slogans of totalitarian regimes that had been used by Croatian fans at a friendly...

Round table hears opposed views on hate speech, media responsibility

Professor Wolfgang Benedek of the Institute for International Law and Cooperation of Graz University said at a round table in Zagreb on Friday that Croatia had good legislative solutions...

German police investigate anti-immigrant float in carnival parade

German police are investigating the appearance of a mock Nazi tank in a carnival parade marked with the words "Asylum Defence Force," for inciting hatred against migrants.

European ambassadors warn against hate speech, rise of antisemitism

European ambassadors stressed the importance of confronting antisemitism, hate speech, terrorism and extremism in a panel discussion Wednesday at the US Holocaust Museum marking International...

NGOs urge authorities to press charges for hate speech at protest rally

Two non-governmental organisations have called on the competent authorities to press charges for hate speech used at a protest rally outside the offices of the Electronic Media Council in Zagreb...

Serb official to report hate speech to prosecutor's office, electronic media agency

"We regret that we have to remind DORH to do what it should do by virtue of office and that the AEM does not realise that it has the power not only to issue warnings but also to impose sanctions...

EU joins forces with internet firms to fight terrorism, hate speech

They will discuss, among other things, how to protect the public from terrorist material and how to use the internet to challenge terrorist narratives and online hate speech.