Twitter executive: Here’s how we’re trying to stop abuse while preserving free speech

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Read the embedded Op-Ed by Vijaya Gadde, general counsel of Twitter, on how the platform is taking steps to prevent online abuse, including the mention of sockpuppets (and specifically their use by Gamergate):
http://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2015/04/16/twitter-executive-heres-how-were-trying-to-stop-abuse-while-preserving-free-speech/

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Under the guise of pushing for journalistic reform and anti-censorship in gaming, GamerGate has targeted prominent women critics and designers like Sarkeesian, Zoe Quinn, Brianna Wu and Leigh Alexander with a relentless campaign of threats and harassment.” —Rolling Stone Magazine

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