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SOCIAL-MEDIA-TOXICITY - Ending online anonymity won't make social media less toxic By Shireen Morris:Senior lecturer, Macquarie University

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.

Melbourne, Nov 26 (The Conversation) In recent months the government has proposed cracking down on online anonymity. The idea is that attaching online posts to a person's real name will reduce abuse and increase accountability.
Online bullying and misinformation are growing problems, and government action to address them is overdue.
However, limiting anonymity alone won't make social media less toxic. It will only work combined with broader reforms to platform design and business models, which d ...

 

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