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Students, Others Forwarding Racist Online Posts For Public Shaming, Real-World Consequences

Students and others across the U.S. are publicly shaming young authors of racist social media posts and in some cases forwarding copies to college admissions offices, athletic coaches and employers to press them for punishment, in an effort to impose real-world consequences for hateful speech online. However, it is complicated by free-speech legal protections.

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