White nationalists use Twitter with ‘relative impunity’ – report

White nationalists and self-identified Nazi sympathizers located mostly in the United States use Twitter with “relative impunity” and often have far more followers than militant Islamists, a study being released on Thursday found.Eighteen prominent white nationalist accounts examined in the study, including the American Nazi Party, have seen a sharp increase in Twitter followers to a total of more than 25,000, up from about 3,500 in 2012, according to the study by George Washington University’s Program on Extremism that was seen by Reuters.
http://in.reuters.com/article/cyber-whitenationalists-twitter-idINKCN1173K4
http://uk.reuters.com/article/us-cyber-whitenationalists-twitter-idUKKCN1173J7

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