Reddit Bans Hate Subreddits in Effort to Discourage Harassment

Reddit is a social site where anonymity is a key benefit for its users. However, there are plenty of users who abuse their anonymity online, which makes it hard to discourage Reddit users away from the tendency to abuse the site. Last week Reddit staff banned five subreddits that were hotbeds of harassment; unfortunately, this strategy doesn’t look like it will be very effective.Read the full article