There’s a New Sheriff in Reddit Town


#AceSocialNews – July.17: The previous sheriff was run out of town, and now there is a New Sheriff in Reddit Town
Slate Articles / Jacob Brogan

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A boomtown in the middle of a gold rush, Reddit attracts a reported 163 million monthly users. Like most boomtowns, it’s long been a virtually lawless place. Its official list of rules has always been spare and brief, less a code of law than a hastily scribbled note nailed to a hitching post. But there’s a new sheriff in town, and he’s looking to change things. The trouble is that they may not be changing for the better. To the contrary, they’re probably about get much, much worse.

Original Article: http://www.slate.com/articles/technology/future_tense/2015/07/reddit_ceo_steve_huffman_wants_to_crack_down_on_hate_speech_it_won_t_work.html

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