How Typos, Acronyms, and Code Words Are Making It Difficult to Monitor Hate Speech Online
Researchers have recently discovered that anyone can trick hate speech detectors with simple changes to their language.
Who Are the 'Incels' of 4chan, and Why Are They So Angry?
A recently uncovered social media post by Alek Minassian, the suspected Toronto killer, provides further evidence of 4chan's slow descent from chatroom for the esoteric into incubator for hatred.
The Dancing Man Is an Example of Both Fat Shaming and the Internet's Glory
A nasty viral photo prompted an unlikely invitation, and serves as a reminder of the Internet's power for good—and evil.