2004
SITE TECHNOLOGY

CBC.ca forums come under fire for filtering the word 'Jewish'

from CBC.ca archives | Wed, 10 Mar 2004

Offensive posts in hot button topics such as the Middle East prompt moderators to add hot button words like Jewish and Palestinian to their prescreening filters.

But a front-page newspaper story accuses the corporation of "banning" the word Jewish.

Read Paul Gorbould's column on CBC.ca's experiences with forums and other methods of handling audience input