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Community, Gab, and Radicalization

When discussing the the “Jailbait” subreddit, Tufecki wrote that “these men found a community, acceptance and a means of bolstering their reputation.” Tufecki argues that the internet allowed this group to take something that once would have been extremely taboo, … Continue reading

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I Always Feel Like Somebody’s Watching Me

Reading Zeynep Tufekci’s Twitter and Tear Gas made me start to become paranoid all over again. After reading Algorithms of Oppression, I switched to DuckDuckGo as my primary search engine on my Macbook (I already rely on Firefox, using Safari … Continue reading

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