Infographics and hater hotspots

originalCan this infographic showing over a 150,000 geocoded ‘tweets’ that contained language deemed to be racist and/or homophobic was completed by students at Humboldt State University in California.

  • To what extent can images like this give us a true picture of levels of bigotry?
  • Is there a correlation between levels of ‘hate’ or any emotion or political views and location?

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