Toxic Internet Culture From East To West


“What the digital worlds of Japan’s imageboards and America’s alt-right reveal about real-life precarity.”

Yu Maeda for Noema Magazine

Thoughts 💭 /

This topic came up when I talked with American friend yesterday about the riots at the Capitol. Why was 2channel born in Japan? Why do similar darkness arise in completely different cultures in Japan and U.S.? Good to read but I can’t find any key to make this better.