Online abuse is like the holocaust
“I’ve never seen hate like this, except for the Holocaust,” says Tim Denning. He should know too. As a victim of such torrid abuse online, Tim is forced to wear a glowing digital yellow star that signals to the world his scapegoat status. Poor Tim can’t leave the house without being abused and made to feel unwanted. Life is shit for Tim. He has had to watch as his family is made to board trains and sent to their deaths in concentration camps off the coast of Tasman. Read more here.
I wish I could be witty here, but I'll just say that when I read that Tim Denning compared his ONLINE TROLLS to THE Holocaust (I think the phrase was something like "I haven't seen hate like this since the Holocaust" I was really ready to leave Medium as a whole. Who wants to be part of a space where A) someone writes something so lazy and ridiculous and B) people fucking like it? I mean, come on.