Content warning: This story includes images that refer to suicide.
Even after being pushed into hiding and, as confirmed in an interview on August 23 with Global News, was forced to leave her native Canada, transgender political commentator and streamer Clara “Keffals” Sorrenti is asking website security service Cloudflare to waive its protections of Kiwi Farms, an all-powerful forum that She considered a place of stupidity and gratuitous hatred. Sorrenti begins hashtags # #DropKiwifarmswhich Evil behavior reporttrending with #CloudflareProtectsTerroists this week.
Several Twitter users, the majority of whom appear to be transgender, are regrouping #DropKiwifarms, using it as an opportunity to share their personal experiences with the alleged forum use doxxing, swatting, and other intimidation tactics to bully their arbitrary targets, sometimes resulting in their victims Suicide.
When people commit suicide supposedly because of Kiwi Farms users’ incessant amounts of vitriol, those users will fantasize about attending their funeral ‘wearing a Guy Fawkes mask and a pickle suit and all’ HARD PARTY!!!’ with loud music, free food and drinks,” a post said. Posts like this belie a nauseous childish understanding of death, consequences, and self-insecurity, but instead, I dunno, are looking for a therapist, Kiwi posters Farms love to let themselves get lost in the disgust they create.
“My friends: this is the ugly, ugly reality of Kiwifarms,” wrote one Twitter user using #DropKiwifarms. “Don’t let them lie to you — they systematically drove[…][[Chloe Sagal]to commit suicide. They also had a great time doing it. “
Despite years of public outcry—New Yorkers call the site the internet “The largest community of stalkers” in 2016 — and evidence of illegal behavior by Kiwi Farms users was posted throughout its forums, Cloudflare, did not respond Kotakurequest comment during the time of publication, continue to provide its services to the site. In the past, Cloudflare has decided to stop providing the Neo-Nazi message board Daily Stomer after “the team behind Daily Stormer claimed that we secretly supported their ideology”, CEO and Co-Founder Cloudflare, written by Matthew Prince in a blog post in 2017.
Prince wrote at the time: “We will have a long debate internally as to whether we need to remove the bullet point of not terminating a client contract due to political pressure.
On August 23, Kiwi Farms went offline and then back online, a promising bright spot for #DropKiwifarms users. Once the site is back online, Sorrenti tweeted that she will “start the next phase of the campaign to get @Cloudflare to quit Kiwifarms this week.” Sorrenti didn’t reply KotakuRequest for comment during publication.
Twitter users continue to campaign against Kiwi Farms, but some have reported that Cloudflare employees, including Justin Paine, the head of trust and safety, blocked them on Twitter for asking them to stop serving Kiwi Farms. For Sorrenti, she tweeted “My family has been targeted and threats have been made against them blatantly because of the campaign I started for Cloudflare to get rid of Kiwifarms.”
“I don’t negotiate with terroristsand I won’t let them threaten me. “
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