8chan and the rabbit hole: Why driving extremism underground is vital to stopping it

The online forum 8chan has been in the news in relation to the shootings in Christchurch, New Zealand, as a key element in the radicalisation of far-right and white supremacist extremists. The more extreme version of the better known 4chan – itself often referred to as a “cesspool” in other social media – 8chan hosted … Continue reading Platform.sh rides high on French tech funding craze with new $140m round