CBC Radio Appearance: The Big 6 Trend of the Year
December 30, 2012 § 1 Comment
From Day 6 with Brent Bambury:
Scores of web users took it upon themselves this year to call out people, groups, even countries for what they saw as bad behaviour. A sort of vigilante morality police raged against bullies, despots, racists and trolls this year, while sites like Google+ and YouTube encouraged users to drop the shield of anonymity. Did the Internet find a kind of moral conscience this year? We put that question to internet trolling expertWhitney Phillips. Whitney just published a lengthy essay explore many of the themes we discuss with her. Read it here.
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