Some of the feedback we get on articles like Zelda Williams' bullying expresses frustration that we keep posting about these trolls—that we're giving them "attention" and that we should rather just "ignore" them.

Folks. That is not the answer. Ignoring it doesn't make it go away. It just gets worse because no one is…

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Prior to Kinja, I headed the trollpatrol team for Jezebel, as many people here know. We dealt with rape gifs, violent pornography, racism, and harassment regularly, but there was a system in place with which to have it reported and dealt with. Banning didn't usually result in the same person immediately making a new… » 8/11/14 12:19pm 8/11/14 12:19pm