Hate group recruitment and propaganda tactics have easily adapted to online platforms. These groups seek to attract lonely, angry people by offering a sense of belonging. In times of economic hardship, nationalists and fascists use stereotypes to identify marginalized communities as unwanted threats in order to normalize violence.
We believe education and information dissemination are essential to stopping the spread of intolerance. Our first step is researching hate, how it happens, how media is a tool to dehumanize certain populations, and how those same tools can be used for rehumanization.