The_Donald: Reddit’s haven for hate

The pro-Trump subreddit continues to incite violence against Muslims while admins do nothing.

Reddit CEO Steve Huffman continues to resist repeated calls for The_Donald to be banned. In the past he has likened them to an annoying “little brother.” (Wikimedia Commons)

Following the cold-blooded slaying of 50 Muslims in Christchurch last month, social media companies were forced to grapple with their role in spreading hate speech and many began cracking down. While Facebook expanded the scope of its prohibited

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Journalist and activist. Founder and co-chair of DivestSPD. Bylines at SPLC, The Baffler, GEN, USA Today. Follow on Twitter: @justwardoctrine, @DivestSPD

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Justin Ward

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Journalist and activist. Founder and co-chair of DivestSPD. Bylines at SPLC, The Baffler, GEN, USA Today. Follow on Twitter: @justwardoctrine, @DivestSPD

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