In the “heute-show,” Germany's answer to "The Daily Show" in the US, host Oliver Welke takes a deeper look at the various issues Germany is facing today. The segments feature his signature biting humor and a rotating cast of guest comedians in satirical sketches.
The heute-show is Germany's answer to the The Daily Show in the US. German comedian and journalist Oliver Welke discusses the issue of hate speech and online harassment, and how it's not being handled adequately in Germany.
When are abusive insults protected under free speech, and when do they constitute criminal behavior? Using satire, this episode of the heute-show examines the obstacles that arise when it comes to preventing hate speech online.