cyberbullying

reddit misbehavior

One Percent of Subreddits Are Responsible for Most of the Raids on Reddit

A new study suggests that most of Reddit's drama is started by a small number of communities on the website.
Sarah Emerson
3.15.18
Ideas

How to Cyberbully a Ghost Into Leaving Your House

“In the footage, the ghost’s terrifying expression quickly fades. It seems confused by Frank’s reaction, its black eyes squinting in perplexed disbelief.”
Becky Ferreira
10.20.17
online toxicity

Google's Anti-Bullying AI Mistakes Civility for Decency

The culture of online civility is harming us all.
Jillian York
8.18.17
interland

I Played Google’s New Game to Teach Kids How to Be Safe Online

In Interland, little devils try to hack you.
Lisa Cumming
6.7.17
online harassment

Inside Wikipedia’s Attempt to Use Artificial Intelligence to Combat Harassment

A range of tactics are going to be needed to solve Wikipedia’s problem with harassment.
Sarah Smellie
2.17.17
News

How Canada’s Anti-Cyberbullying Law Is Being Used to Spy on Journalists

Journalist Patrick Lagacé became a “tool” for police.
Jordan Pearson
10.31.16
News

Canada Is Considering Spying on Kids to Stop Cyberbullying

This doesn’t seem like a great idea.
Jordan Pearson
4.26.16
Features

No Legitimate Purpose

A young girl killed herself after being cyberbullied at school. Now, her mother is being cyberbullied by a stranger.
Virginia Pelley
9.11.15
Perfect Worlds

The 4Chan of ‘The Sims’

I was a cyberbully in a community for “The Sims,” and I feel really, really bad about it.
Marlene Sowder
5.7.15
kanye west

Should We Stop #Cyberbullying TIDAL?

Let’s just be happy that celebrities tried something, and even though it failed, they are still more famous for it.
carles.buzz
4.24.15
Culture

Illinois Says Rule-Breaking Students Must Give Teachers Their Facebook Passwords

If teachers suspect cyberbullying, they can force students to give up their social media passwords under a new state law.
Jason Koebler
1.20.15
Canada

Canadians Aren't Cool With Harper's New Cyber-Bullying Bill

Canadians aren't down with CSEC or the newest Conservative cyberbullying bill.
Ben Makuch
6.20.14