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From Nazis To Incels: How One Tech Company Helps Hate Groups Thrive

By all standards, the forum Incels.me is a hate group. Littered through well over 1 million messages is a cascade of posts calling for women to be raped, decapitated, stabbed, starved, poisoned, skinned, cannibalized, blinded, mutilated, sodomized, tortured, beaten, burned, enslaved and otherwise brutally killed, simply because they are women. (Unedited excerpts from some of […]

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State of the Art: Tech Companies Like Facebook and Twitter Are Drawing Lines. It’ll Be Messy.

State of the Art Tech Companies Like Facebook and Twitter Are Drawing Lines. It’ll Be Messy. ImageCreditDoug Chayka By Farhad Manjoo July 25, 2018 From its earliest days, Silicon Valley has been animated by near-absolutist understanding of free speech. Other than exceptions for fraud, pornography or specific threats, the prevailing view among many tech platforms […]