New Rules Update Won't Curb Twitter's Abusive Trolls Much
Twitter updated the site's rules Tuesday to better clarify what's considered hate speech, but there's still more work to be done.By Leah Becerra | December 29, 2015
Twitter has a harassment problem. The company knows this, and it's been working on coming up with ways to fix the problem. (Video via Twitter)
Another Band-Aid came Tuesday when Twitter updated its rules to better clarify what's considered hate speech on the site.
A blog post on the update says the new language "emphasizes that Twitter will not tolerate behavior intended to harass, intimidate, or use fear to silence another user’s voice."