Posts Tagged ‘Doxxing’

‘Internet Warrior Shutting Down Free Speech’

August 24, 2016

“He wishes more people would dox hateful commenters. I asked how he would feel if he got doxxed—if other internet vigilantes can be trusted not to abuse their reach. He responded he has nothing to hide. I went to take his photo for this story, and he left the room. He returned with a bandana to cover his face.”

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IMAGE: Devin Pacholik, VICE

“All I ever want from people is to simply stop oppressing others,” Danny wrote over IM chat before I met him in person. “With belief, with privilege, or even just with online words. I want white males to accept the yoke of our horrible, terrifying track record in history.”

“The man who leaks others’ personal information did not want to be identified. As part of an agreement for an interview, I can confirm he is “from the Prairies” and “holds a lofty position at a large IT company.” In his spare time, he ‘doxxes’ people he believes are bigots. (more…)