Mikki Kendall is a writer who deals with an extraordinary amount of trolling and vitriol online. She’s a black woman in real life, but she created an experiment to see if her online life would change if she were a white man. (It did.)
In February of this year, Philip Welsh of Silver Spring, Maryland, was murdered. His murder remains unsolved, largely because he didn’t use the internet, and left no digital trail. TLDR talked to Philip’s family and reporter Dan Morse about the case.