(RNS) — Amid revelations that extremist groups have exploited social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter to influence voters and steer readers toward fake-news, the nation’s premier anti-Semitism watchdog is training its eye on the tech world to combat hate speech online.

The Anti-Defamation League will hold a summit in San Francisco on Nov. 13 featuring Reid Hoffman, the co-founder of LinkedIn, along with executives from Facebook, Twitter and Reddit to discuss ways of fighting the growing menace of cyber hate.

There it is expected to announce the Silicon Valley location of its new Center on Technology and Society. The center, funded

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