The Reddit Moderator Getting a PhD in Online Moderation
Kat Lo is studying the largely thankless job of unpaid content moderation so we can make open and safe online communities.
Leaked manuals show how Facebook decides if you see nudity or death
Leaked manuals show exactly how Facebook's 4,500 content moderators are trained to manually filter out extreme racism, misogyny, violence, pornography and other content deemed too disturbing for wider human consumption.
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election
What It's Like to Moderate a Presidential Debate
Legendary journalist Bob Schieffer shares some of his experiences moderating debates in 2004, 2008, and 2012.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Trump Really Doesn't Want a Moderator at the Upcoming Debate
"I think we should have a debate with no moderators—just Hillary and I sitting there talking." OK, sure.
Meet the Bouncers of Camgirl Chatrooms
Moderators tell us why they spend up to 20 hours per week silencing trolls for free.