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Buffalo Shooter Live-Streamed Attack; How Platforms Reacted

Buffalo Shooter Live-Streamed Attack; How Platforms Reacted

Update: 2022-05-17
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A mass shooting in Buffalo, N.Y., on Saturday left 10 people dead and 3 others wounded. Nearly all the victims were Black, and authorities are investigating it as a racially motivated hate crime. The attack was broadcast live on the streaming service Twitch, before the service took it down less than two minutes later. WSJ reporter Georgia Wells joins host Zoe Thomas to discuss how social media has been used in these sorts of attacks and how the platforms are responding.


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Buffalo Shooter Live-Streamed Attack; How Platforms Reacted

Buffalo Shooter Live-Streamed Attack; How Platforms Reacted

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