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Online Harassment

  1. just asking questions
    Danielle Citron on Deepfakes and the Katie Hill ScandalThe recent Genius Grant winner has been studying online harassment for years, well before it became mainstream news.
  2. tell me something i don’t know
    Today in Ugh: Online Harassment Up 20 Percent in 2018A new study from the Anti-Defamation League paints a grim picture.
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    Twitter’s Got New Rules, Let’s Count ‘EmTwitter has been around since 2006, but in 2017 it’s finally (maybe) going to tackle abuse.
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    Majority of Young Guys Think We’re Overreacting About Offensive ContentWomen, however, think we’re not concerned enough.
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    Can Google Use AI to Fix the Comments Section?A new developer tool uses machine learning to identify toxic comments.
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    Here’s How to Use the Tools Twitter Should Have Introduced Years AgoFinally, a mute feature for everyone.
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    Why Won’t Video-Game Companies Even Talk About Employee Harassment?A weird balancing act in not annoying your own fans.
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    Milo Yiannopoulos Isn’t a Free-Speech MartyrAnd Twitter isn’t suppressing conservative voices, either.
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    Hunter Rebecca Francis Has a Thing or Two to Teach Us About the WildIn an age of social-media shaming, a single tweet can launch a crusade. But maybe Ricky Gervais should have picked another woman to mess with.
  10. crimes and misdemeanors
    Annoying Someone Is No Longer a Felony in New YorkThe state’s high court called a harassment statute “unconstitutionally vague and overbroad.”