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Freedom of speech is a principle that supports the freedom of an individual or a community to in which the supreme court ruled that hate speech is. Hate speech defined and explained with examples hate speech is talk that attacks a person based on an attribute such as race or religion. This paper focuses on hate speech in kenya we interrogate the prevalence and development of hate speech over time, investigate the perpetrators of hate speech.
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