06/12/2014 07:25 EDT | Updated 08/12/2014 05:59 EDT


TORONTO - More than one in three Canadian kids said they read racist or sexist content online on a daily or weekly basis, according to a new study.

But few would admit to posting offensive material themselves, says MediaSmarts, an Ottawa-based digital literacy organization that conducted a wide-ranging survey with thousands of students in each province and territory.