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We Got a First Look at Anonymous' List of Alleged KKK Members

The hacktivist group bragged about taking the "hoods off" hundreds of Klansmen, but one KKK leader said that he wasn't too bothered by the data dump.
Nate Thayer
11.6.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Anonymous Says It Just Outed a Bunch of Members of the Ku Klux Klan

Dozens of email addresses and phone numbers the online hacktivist collective claims are affiliated with the KKK are making the rounds.
River Donaghey
11.3.15
tech

We Spoke to the Hackers Who Defaced Donald Trump’s Website

"I don't think everybody should have a big fit about it," said the anonymous Canadian hacktivist of the stunt.
Patrick McGuire
8.5.15
News

The Man Who Texted a Photo of Himself Having Sex with a Girl While She Vomited Isn't Getting Any Jail Time

The 20-year-old, whose case was made famous thanks to an Anonymous campaign, will be getting 12 months probation.
Hilary Beaumont
1.17.15
tech

The 'Hacker Wars' Documentary Does Hacktivism No Favours

Vivien Lesnik Weisman's documentary is little more than a valentine to the internet trolls who gave her access.
DJ Pangburn
10.23.14
tech

OG Internet Trolls Are Upset That Amateurs Are Ruining Their Hobby

They want to distinguish their "trolling in the public interest" from the media's idea of a "troll".
Jamie Bartlett, Illustrations: Cei Willis
10.3.14
News

Anonymous Taught Twitter About the Rohingya Genocide

For a few hours, at least.
Dell Cameron
3.26.13
Film

Awesome Trailer For Hacktivist Game Uses Infographics To Convey Its Theme

Patrick Clair’s Watch Dogs trailer reveals a world of corporate control and privacy invasion.
Kevin Holmes
12.7.12