Tehilla Shwartz Altshuler

Dr. Tehilla Shwartz Altshuler is a Senior Fellow and Head of the Democracy in the Information Age Project at the Israel Democracy Institute.

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Israel's Proposed ‘Facebook Bill’

From 2015 to 2016, Israel experienced a wave of terror, dubbed the “knife intifada,” in which 47 Israelis were murdered. According to Israeli security sources, a majority of the attacks were carried out by individual terrorists without organizational guidance or affiliation. These individuals were exposed to incitement to terrorism on social network.