'Hate Speech' in Nigeria’s Elections
What impact does “hate speech” have on peacebuilding activities during and after elections in Nigeria and other African nations? How is this type of rhetoric dealt within the US and elsewhere and what are the lessons to be learned from those experiences? Southern Voices Network Scholar Olusola Isola explores these questions and more in the latest episode of Wilson Center NOW.
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