Trolls

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Racists Are Peddling Fake Nike Coupons for 'People of Color'

Apparently we've now reached the "racist 4Chan scam" phase of the controversy surrounding Colin Kaepernick's new ad.
Drew Schwartz
9.15.18
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Some Assholes Changed New York City to 'Jewtropolis' on Snapchat's Map

The anti-Semitic hack also showed up on apps like CitiBike and StreetEasy.
River Donaghey
8.30.18
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Sacha Baron Cohen Got MAGA Trolls to Gangbang a Trump Dummy on TV

All in the name of fighting Antifa.
River Donaghey
8.27.18
Internet Exploring

Did Internet Trolls Finally Ruin the Burning Man Facebook Page for Good?

The annual Nevada festival has not created a Facebook event page in two years after mercilessly being bombarded with shitposting.
Dan Ozzi
7.13.18
fake news news

Facebook launches fact-checking team in Canada to fight fake news

The social media giant has already launched fact-checking initiatives in 14 countries, including the U.S.
Rachel Browne
6.27.18
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Red Hen Owner Says She'd Kick Sarah Huckabee Sanders Out Again

"We just felt there are moments in time when people need to live their convictions. This appeared to be one."
Drew Schwartz
6.25.18
Trolls

Of Course Vancouver Would Have a Dude Selling $40 Hot Dog Water

It was an impressively elaborate troll.
Allison Tierney
6.22.18
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Millie Bobby Brown Left Twitter After Assholes Made Her into a Homophobic Meme

She's 14 years old, people.
River Donaghey
6.14.18
Ontario election

Harassment on the campaign trail

Women candidates across party lines say they are being groped, trolled, and threatened in the Ontario election
Hilary Beaumont
5.24.18
INDIA

Modi might be the only world leader whose Twitter use is more problematic than Trump’s

“It’s being used to create a divide in the social fabric of this country, and that’s extremely dangerous.”
Tim Hume
1.31.18
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The Best Yelp Reviews for Trump's 'Shithole' Hotels

"Wow! This hotel is actually a hole of shit. Like a massive, carved out, deep hole just full of thousands of tons of shit."
Drew Schwartz
1.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Alt-Right Troll Says His Bots Tanked 'The Last Jedi' on Rotten Tomatoes

He claims he single-handedly flooded the site with negative user reviews, but Rotten Tomatoes thinks he's full of shit.
Drew Schwartz
12.21.17
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