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Re: [tor-talk] Pissed off about Blacklists, and what to do?
Or maybe people got tired of the minority of trolls and nazis that seem to
come through Tor to infest some sites. I know people who block Tor. It is
usually because a disproportionate amount of the abuse on their site comes
from Tor users. Anonymity turns some people into trolls.
On Feb 7, 2014 12:11 AM, "Andrea Shepard" <andrea@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 06, 2014 at 10:46:32PM -0500, grarpamp wrote:
> > So many sites that we all use are now blacklisting Tor. It's unclear
> > whether it is via their use of tools that blindly utilize blacklists,
> > or if they are making a conscious choice to deny Tor users. As far
> > as I'm concerned, we are all legitimate users of their services and
> > quite frankly, I've had enough... exactly the same as I'm sure you
> > have all had.
> Given the amount people seem to rely on just a few blacklists for this
> sort of thing, it wouldn't much surprise me if there were some behind-
> the-scenes TLA pressure being applied to the blacklists just like they
> try to tamper with standards processes.
> Andrea Shepard
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