Ellen Pao

The reddit Blackout Protest. Explained.

The reddit Blackout Protest. Explained.

Reddit isn't known for being the most accessible of platforms out there. But this comparatively ancient community site gives a stark representation as to the changing face of the internet and the conflict between the average user, freedom of speech and monetisation. With a petition calling for the CEO to step down just passing 200,000 signatures, let's take a trip into the heart of one of the most grass roots organisations in the world.