An interesting article about young adult fiction – same cultish mob tactics in play as from the trans crowd

Not suprising as many of them are deep into both.

http://www.vulture.com/2017/08/the-toxic-drama-of-ya-twitter.html

“[the book’s] rating dropped to an abysmal 1.71 thanks to a mass coordinated campaign of one-star reviews, mostly from people who admitted to not having read it ….

a tumblr post instructing users to “be an ally” and signal boost the outrage racked up nearly 6,000 notes …

just reading the sentences collected in Sinyard’s review and Twitter threads was painful, [another blogger]  says: “It hit me really hard. I’m so upset about it. It was very hurtful, and very, like, just harmful and triggering.”

This is a truly pathetic and dysfunctional generation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

An interesting article about young adult fiction – same cultish mob tactics in play as from the trans crowd

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