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Racism in Cyberspace
12016-05-02T17:39:00-07:00Eduardo D. Garcia6e60d0784abf2b990f3510cceb60101259a8bdd388773plain2016-05-03T09:19:13-07:00Eduardo D. Garcia6e60d0784abf2b990f3510cceb60101259a8bdd3First of all, the blog was well done and the article about making your name sound white was humorous. To reply Ashley's post, I agree that racism in the Internet is not going anyway anytime soon. To go to the extreme, I don't think racism will never leave the Internet. Why? Because, it is so easy to be racist in cyberspace. The Internet has anonymity which makes it easier for a person to say racist, homophobic, transphobic, etc. statements without anybody knowing who post it. Yes, you can take down their comments, but they could easily make a different account (if they get banned from the site) or post it somewhere else. The Internet could be a nasty place and I cannot find a solution that can fix this problem. So, would racism ever leave the Internet? I don't think so.