Major Celebs Including DiCaprio, Kim Kardashian West Join #StopHateForProfit Social Media Campaign, Call for 24-Hour Instagram Freeze

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Some big-name celebrities are joining a digital Stop Hate for Profit campaign against social media companies, following similar Facebook protest efforts during the summer.

Stop Hate for Profit — a campaign organized by groups like the ADL and the NAACP — has designed this week as a “week of action” that includes a call for a 24-hour Instagram freeze on Wednesday, September 16th. The group’s mission statement says the goal is to hold social media giants accountable for hate spreading on their platforms.

And people from Sacha Baron Cohen to Kim Kardashian West have all joined the protest:

Amazing – every hour, more people are joining tomorrow’s Instagram freeze to tell Facebook to #StopHateForProfit

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