Great article to read first thing in the morning. Solidarity in the feminist trenches with wit and humor.
It this statement by the author under attack which rang especially true for me:
Speaking of the difficulties feminists face when trying to get their message across, Ford said: “It’s tedious and exhausting to deal with a daily onslaught of abuse and paranoia from angry men and their terrified cohorts. It’s impossible to have logical conversations with them because they don’t care about facts, only about how they feel about those facts.”
Report: Trolls can be detected early on – KCTV5.
I’ve been a moderator in various forums online over the years. My number one axiom is ‘Never Feed the Trolls!’
Now there’s a study to back up that assertion and to predict the birth of the next troll.
My advice to people tempted to argue in cyberspace is always: “Don’t Feed the Trolls! ”
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