Twitter Trolls Should Lose Ability To Include @Names in Tweets

From Hunter Walk
January 8, 2017 - 12:07pm
The @name is one of Twitter’s most powerful mechanisms for generating conversation and the @ convention has transcended their platform to become identity shorthand (if not actual protocol).┬áLast summer in the midst of Leslie Jones’ harassment episode, I suggested that Twitter doesn’t do enough to think about how @names (and intent of the tagging) factor […]

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