I’m a nerd, dad, and emacs-er. Six Apart alumnus. I work for @AOL_INC and teach at @betamore. I listen, learn, and want to make this world better.
Mocking is a code smell.
Here’s a spoiler: Preventing abuse online requires the people running a site or an app to invest time, effort and attention into protecting their community. That’s the bottom line.
“Both sides” is usually just intellectual cowardice disguised as nuance.