.@Twitter and e-personation @WIRED (Online)

CFdPKQ0WEAAzHIlTwitter allowed an abusive troll to promote an abusive tweet from an impersonation account created to harass the Australian feminist Caitlin Roper. e-impersonation is a common tactic among transgender activists (and is illegal in most places), with known abusive Twitter users Daryl Banks and David Taylor using this tactic in the past.

It is also incredibly disturbing that Twitter would promote a tweet telling people to commit suicide.

Twitter charges troll $25 for ‘hang yourself’ hate speech ad (Wired UK)

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