Toxic Language Detection in Social Media for Brazilian Portuguese: New Dataset and Multilingual Analysis

9 Oct 2020 • João A. Leite • Diego F. Silva • Kalina Bontcheva • Carolina Scarton

Hate speech and toxic comments are a common concern of social media platform users. Although these comments are, fortunately, the minority in these platforms, they are still capable of causing harm... (read more)

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TASK DATASET MODEL METRIC NAME METRIC VALUE GLOBAL RANK RESULT BENCHMARK
Hate Speech Detection ToLD-Br Multilingual BERT F1-score 0.75 # 1
Hate Speech Detection ToLD-Br AutoML F1-score 0.74 # 2

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