After enabling three of 2019’s worst mass shootings, the plug is set to be pulled on 8chan. The question, however, is for how long.
The details are pouring in regarding the El Paso shooter, as the individual in custody is a follower of alt-right media and supporter of Donald Trump’s wall with Mexico. A manifesto online supports this mentality.
Not circulating the name of the shooter has gained momentum since the Christchurch tragedy. It has also spread to the US, evident in the reporting of the recent Virginia Beach mass shooting. Perhaps we should do the same.
Will “Egg Boy” Connolly has taken to Instagram to announce that he will be donating the money raised for his legal fees to charity. Classy move, Egg Boy.
With the New Zealand government banning the circulation of the Christchurch shooter’s manifesto, many are now discussing the definition of “free speech”.