New study finds Reddit users with toxic usernames are more likely to generate toxic content

What’s in a toxic username?

Measuring toxicity on Reddit: the datasets

Overall findings

Why do some users create so much toxic content?

The toxic content is produced by a minority of users

Future directions

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