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Shutting Down 8chan

Shutting Down 8chan

Update: 2019-08-0639
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At least three mass shootings this year — including one in El Paso — have been announced in advance on the online message board 8chan, often accompanied by racist writings. We look at the battle over shutting down the site. Guests: Kevin Roose, who writes about technology for The New York Times, spoke with Fredrick Brennan, the founder of 8chan. For more information on today’s episode, visit nytimes.com/thedaily

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Thomas Franklin

you can't make these sites go away loololoolol

Aug 6th
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2813308004

8chan is already back up

Aug 6th
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Shutting Down 8chan

Shutting Down 8chan