Kim­ber­ly C. Ellis, Ph.D., is the author of the upcom­ing book The Bom­bas­tic Bril­liance of Black Twit­ter: A Decade of Tweets (20092018) and a pro­duc­er for the 50 Shades of Silence (@50Shades) cam­paign to end cyber abuse, online harass­ment and revenge porn.
Want To Know How To Fix Facebook? Listen to Black Twitter.
For years, Black people have been the canaries in the coal mine for social media abuses.