Identity

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Fighting Internet trolls on the Internet turns them into alt-right voters?

Angela Nagle is a fascinating Irish academic and writer who has written a book about how culture wars typical of the 1990s have migrated to the Internet — but they were twisted so much in this migration process that they are barely recognisable any more, even by those who are […]

Nymwars

For years Facebook has kicked out anyone with a “fake name” — this was simply defined as “a name that isn’t typed on an ID card”. Removal of pseudonymous users was simple: it did just take one person to report the profile as “fake” and Facebook immediately removes it; you […]