Oct. 16. Defusing Hate: Counteracting Dangerous Speech

Filed under Academic, Events on October 14, 2018.
If hate speech is a warning sign of violence, than counteracting its dissemination provides us with an avenue for prevention. At 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 16 in the Pugh Hall Ocora, the Bob Graham Center will host an open discussion with OverZero Executive Director Rachel Brown. Brown will explore the strategies and tools needed to prevent dangerous speech from influencing audiences. This program is free and open to the public and will be streamed live on the Bob Graham Center website, www.bobgrahamcenter.ufl.edu. Parking is available.

If hate speech is a warning sign of violence, than counteracting its dissemination provides us with an avenue for prevention. At 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 16 in the Pugh Hall Ocora, the Bob Graham Center will host an open discussion with OverZero Executive Director Rachel Brown. Brown will explore the strategies and tools needed to prevent dangerous speech from influencing audiences. This program is free and open to the public and will be streamed live on the Bob Graham Center website, www.bobgrahamcenter.ufl.edu. Parking is available.