“Virtual Racism, Real Consequences”
The internet has always been a place where the good, the bad, and the ugly come together to the forefront, and no website is an exception. Even the day’s best news is bound to find negative feedback in the comments section or on Facebook, with all scraps of positivity eliminated by one of countless faceless trolls.
But now, the trolls are getting a taste of their own medicine.
One civil rights group has taken a bold approach to countering internet racism, teaching us all that digital hate crimes are real crimes.
Start the slideshow below to see what one group is doing to fight racism and prejudice online, then SHARE!