Muslim students shout anti-government slogans during a protest in New Delhi on Monday against the persecution of Muslims in India. Photo: AP
Muslim students shout anti-government slogans during a protest in New Delhi on Monday against the persecution of Muslims in India. Photo: AP
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India’s women, Muslims targeted by nationalist YouTube influencers, report finds

  • India has more than 450 million YouTube users who are being exposed to videos spreading conspiracy theories and hateful content targeting Muslims and women
  • The videos have helped fuel a conspiracy theory that Muslims spread Covid as a form of ‘jihad’, or holy war, according to the NYU Stern Centre report

Muslim students shout anti-government slogans during a protest in New Delhi on Monday against the persecution of Muslims in India. Photo: AP
Muslim students shout anti-government slogans during a protest in New Delhi on Monday against the persecution of Muslims in India. Photo: AP
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