A Content Analysis of Persuasion Techniques Used on White Supremacist Websites

Georgie Ann Weatherby, Brian Scoggins

Abstract


The Internet has made it possible for people to access just about any information they could possibly want.  Conversely, it has given organizations a vehicle through which they can get their message out to a large audience.  Hate groups have found the Internet particularly appealing, because they are able to get their uncensored message out to an unlimited number of people (ADL 2005).  This is an issue that is not likely to go away.

Keywords


Supremacist, Internet, Neo-Nazi, Ku Klux Klan

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