Hate Spin: The Manufacture of Religious Offense and its Threat to Democracy was published by the MIT Press in 2016.
This page features selected publications on hate propaganda, including chapters from my book that are free for download.
First, a 12-minute video summarising the problem of hate propaganda, courtesy of the University of Toronto’s Human Stories series…
India’s Religious Nationalists and the Harnessing of Hate
An excerpt from Chapter 4 of Hate Spin is free to read online.
The United States: Exceptional Freedoms, Fabricated Fears
Read online or download Chapter 6 from Hate Spin.
- Regulating ‘Hate Spin’: The Limits of Law in Managing Religious Incitement and Offense: International Journal of Communication, 2016.
(For paywalled journal articles and book chapters, please visit my publication list.)
The Dark side of people power: Populism
and the news media
Read my article in the JNI’s News in Asia report, 2021.
Disinformation and Hate Campaigns
Download my article in Asian Jurist, 2018.
An article for for World Press Freedom Day 2022.
Journalism in a Climate of Hate: published in the 20th anniversary special issue of Journalism: Theory, Practice and Criticism, 20 (1).
Based on a 2018 Stanford talk, published by the Ethical Journalism Network.
Published in the South China Morning Post in 2017.
Published in the Jakarta Post and Open Democracy in 2016.
Published in The Conversation, The Wire, Alternet, 2016.
A talk at the Global Forum of the UN Alliance of Civilizations, 2014.
An article based on talks in 2014.