doxxing

Financially doxxing Elena Ferrante proves exactly why she wanted to remain anonymous

The doxxing itself involved investigating years worth of real estate documents, which led the NYRB to the conclusion of Ferrante’s true identity.

Bronwyn Isaac | October 3, 2016 - 2:03 pm

Anti-Gay Oregon Bakers Were Not Actually Fined $135,000 For Refusing To Make A Gay Wedding Cake

The large fine wasn’t for being bigots, it was for releasing the address of the couple suing them.

Robyn Pennacchia | July 10, 2015 - 11:41 am

We Are Not Who We Are Online: Jon Ronson’s So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed

The big eye-opener for me, in Jon Ronson’s So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed, had to do with a line he cut from the book in its final edits. You’ve probably…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 31, 2015 - 10:00 am

76 Percent Of Ferguson Residents Are At The Mercy Of A Racist Police Force

The most shocking finding from the DOJ report on Ferguson is that more than 75 percent of Ferguson residents have standing arrest warrants.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 16, 2015 - 4:36 pm

Facebook Has Removed Its “Feeling Fat” Emoji

Facebook has removed its “feeling fat” emoji, hurrah! [The Verge]
Doxxing and revenge porn have now been explicitly banned on Twitter. [Gizmodo]
Part of the sexism problem…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 12, 2015 - 6:30 pm

#GamerGate Has Finally Made My Head Explode

Actress and gamer Felicia Day was doxxed by people associating themselves with #GamerGate. That’s the ostensible, timely reason that I’m writing this article. The real reason is that I’ve talked…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 23, 2014 - 2:00 pm