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Mar 14, 2019 4:27 PM 1+ mon ago

Slack takes down 28 accounts tied to hate groups     - CNET

Slack has removed 28 accounts that were linked to hate groups, the chat platform said in a Thursday blog post.

"The use of Slack by hate groups runs counter to everything we believe in at Slack and is not welcome on our platform," the company said. "Using Slack to encourage or incite hatred and violence against groups or individuals because of who they are is antithetical to our values and the very purpose of Slack."

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