How Internet Trolls Censor, Assault and Moralize

It’s all for the greater good

Rev. Sheri Heller, LCSW
Jan 27 · 6 min read

Regrettably many take the bait and participate in random emotionally charged exchanges that culminate in a mob mentality.

Aggressive social norms quickly take hold as hateful cyber communication infiltrates a throng of followers.

When academic freedom is threatened by an inflammatory comment made on social media we indeed have a much bigger problem than engaging in discussions around controversial views.

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