Geo-Tagging the Nation’s Homophobia


A new site takes a look at hateful tweets and where they come from, charting them based on homophobia, racism, and disability. The above map is a graphic representation of the combined tweets using "Dyke", "Fag", "Homo", and "Queer". The reds represent greater intensity.

Looks like western Illinois is a hotbed of homophobia. At least on Twitter.

Posted May 13, 2013 at 10:32am ETC by Andy Towle
in News, Twitter