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Twitter for racists: the alt-right movement turns to a new platform

by Elspeth Reeve
Oct 25 2016, 8:00am

This segment originally aired Oct. 18, 2016, on VICE News Tonight on HBO

Twitter has cracked down on the racist alt-right movement in the past year and banished many white supremacist leaders from the site. This has left the internet’s top trolls in search of a new way to connect with their followers. They may have found it at GAB.ai, a new social network platform with zero restrictions on free speech. Elle Reeve reports.