Seems #kiwipycon is done, and turns out the post in person conference low is just as bad as the post virtual conference low.
Unrelated, this image.
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Questions for scholars who study hate speech or hate communities:
How do you interact with and sample/archive this material safely from a tech perspective?
Also, how do you deal with the emotional distress from lurking these communities, reading their speech, interacting with them, &c?
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I think you are awesome. Cats are awesome too.
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