Charlotte Dawson has recently become a major headline in Australia due to her series of drastic responses to an online hate campaign targeted toward her. The Australia’s Next Top Model judge has appeared in several interviews to increase awareness of trolling, a phenomenon that almost cost her life. In the previously anonymous world of trolling [...]
There are two types people in the world, those who love gawking at publicly shamed (alleged) criminals and those who are publicly shamed (alleged) criminals. If you’ve never muttered “looks like a wife beater”, played Guess The Alleged Crime on your lunch break and are still waiting on that $1,000,000 an animated GIF promised you [...]
The sister of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants to put an end to online anonymity. Facebook wants to force people to use their real names on profiles. Randi Zuckerberg is Facebook’s marketing director and believes users would act much more responsibly on the Internet if real names at all times were compulsory.