Looks Like Twitter Is Trying To Tackle Hate Speech ... Again
Twitter has received sharp criticism for failing to respond sufficiently to abuse. This potential new feature could be a solution.By Lindsay Gloor | November 1, 2016
It seems like Twitter might have a new approach to curb hate speech and bullying.
Over the weekend, users spotted a "muted words" feature that allowed people to create a personalized list of unwanted words and phrases, but then it disappeared.
A source told technology-focused media company The Next Web that the option was enabled early, and it would most likely be released in a future update.