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How to fight extremist psychology with social media

  • Aired: 09/27/2017
  • 08:22
  • Rating: NR
The internet and interconnectedness of the world has aided the spread of extremist ideologies like white supremacy. But researchers are seeking ways to turn social media into a megaphone for facts and alternative narratives as a way to turn people away from violence. Science correspondent Miles O'Brien reports.
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