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iFunny Moderators Say They Have A Nazi Problem That The Site's Leaders Won't Fix

An extremist subculture festers unchecked on a meme-sharing site popular with young white men.

Ryan Broderick • 5 days ago

iFunny Has Become A Hub For White Nationalism

The Russian-owned image-sharing application is extremely popular with teen boys. It’s also full of far-right propaganda.

Ryan Broderick • 7 days ago

Facebook Is Getting Rid Of The Option To Make Groups "Secret" Or "Closed"

Instead, users will have two options: public or private.

Ryan Broderick • 7 days ago

10,000 Rounds Of Ammo And 25 Guns Were Seized From A Teenager Posting Far-Right Memes On iFunny And Discord

Justin Olsen created a Discord server for his iFunny subscribers where he allegedly threatened to kill federal officers.

Ryan Broderick • 8 days ago

Tumblr Has A New Owner — Which Isn’t Pornhub — And It Intends To Keep The Porn Ban

The company that owns WordPress.com is buying the microblogging platform and will keep the restriction on adult content.

Ryan Broderick • 9 days ago

This Tumblr Post About Extremism From Four Years Ago Goes Viral After Every Shooting. Its Creator Finally Explained It.

The original poster, Shitpostradamus, said a blog run by a white nationalist brony inspired him to make the chart.

Ryan Broderick • 12 days ago

Far-Right Haven Gab.com Had Its Fundraising Site Shut Down By Amazon

“This site promotes content that constitutes hate speech and is unacceptable,” a spokesperson for Amazon told BuzzFeed News.

Ryan Mac • 14 days ago

E3 Accidentally Doxed Over 2,000 Journalists, YouTubers, And Streamers

The phone numbers and addresses were accidentally made public on the E3 Expo's website. The spreadsheet is now being shared across the internet.

Ryan Broderick • 16 days ago

The Problem Isn't 8chan. It's Americans.

Shutting down 8chan won’t fix this.

Ryan Broderick • 17 days ago

A Christian Satire Site Says Fact-Checkers Are Helping Facebook De-Platform Conservatives

“By lumping us in with fake news and questioning whether we really qualify as satire, Snopes appears to be actively engaged in an effort to discredit and deplatform us.”

Ryan Broderick • 21 days ago

FYI, Even Furries Think The “Cats” Trailer Looks Bad

“Furries want something they can fuck/fap to and the Cats movie is not that,” one furry said.

Ryan Broderick • One month ago

A Low-Level Influencer Allegedly Killed An "E-Girl" And Posted Photos Of Her Body To Instagram

As the suspect was being held at gunpoint by police, he was allegedly updating his Instagram story with photos of the victim.

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Facebook And Instagram Are Showing People Strange AI-Generated Descriptions Of Their Photos

"Image may contain: 1 person, smiling, closeup and indoor."

Ryan Broderick • One month ago

TikTok Has A Predator Problem. A Network Of Young Women Is Fighting Back.

Young users on the wildly popular video app have created an ad hoc system of screenshot leaks and callout videos meant to out abusers and predators.

Ryan Broderick • One month ago

This History Teacher Had His Educational YouTube Channel Banned For Hosting "Hate Speech"

“I’m a history teacher, not someone who promotes hatred.”

Ryan Broderick • 2 months ago

YouTube Has Begun Blocking Discriminatory Content Just A Day After Saying It Doesn’t Violate Its Policies

YouTube’s announcement Wednesday follows a viral Twitter thread by Vox journalist Carlos Maza documenting the anti-gay abuse he’s experienced on YouTube for years.

Ryan Broderick • 2 months ago

Forget The Trade War. TikTok Is China’s Most Important Export Right Now.

Silicon Valley may have begun the era of social media, but its future could be in China.

Ryan Broderick • 3 months ago

A Startup Called Liquid Death Just Raised $1.6 Million To Sell Canned “Punk Rock” Water

It’s called Liquid Death, it costs $1.83 a can, and it’s literally just water.

Ryan Broderick • 3 months ago

Pornhub Is "Extremely Interested" In Acquiring Tumblr

Pornhub confirmed to BuzzFeed News that it is interested in acquiring Tumblr after news broke that Verizon is looking to sell the blogging platform.

Ryan Broderick • 3 months ago