Study Finds Reddit's Controversial Ban of Its Most Toxic Subreddits Actually Worked

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A new study on the efficacy of Reddit's banning of a handful of its most hateful and deplorable subreddits shows positive results. The paper, titled You Can't Stay Here: The Efficacy of Reddit's 2015 Ban Examined Through Hate Speech, was written by Eshwar Chandrasekharan, Umashanthi Pavalanathan, Anirudh Srinivasan, and Jacob Eisenstein from Georgia Tech, Adam Glynn from Emory University, and Eric Gilbert, current faculty member at the University of Michigan and formerly of Georgia Tech.

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Eric Gilbert, Jacob Eisenstein, social media, language, reddit, eshwar chandrasekharan, umashanthi pavalanathan, anirudh srinivasan, hate speech
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  • Created On: Sep 14, 2017 - 1:07pm
  • Last Updated: Sep 14, 2017 - 1:07pm