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Australian Muslims have written to tech giant Facebook, warning that one year on from the Christchurch massacre, the platform is failing to remove extreme anti-Muslim hate-speech.

Facebook says it has tripled its safety and security team, and that it removes praise and support for violence.

But after trying to use Facebook’s own tools to have extreme content flagged and removed, lawyers say the company needs to strengthen and better enforce its own rules.

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Moustafa Kheir, principal solicitor, Birchgrove Legal
Ahmed El-jaam, law clerk, Birchgrove Legal
Dr Andre Oboler, chief executive, Online Hate Prevention Institute

Reporter: Max Chalmers

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