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Hasanabi and Politics on Twitch

Twitch is not often thought of as a political platform. For the most part, streamers are quite careful to keep there politics off of Twitch altogether. Most streamers are gamers, or in Just Chatting, and don’t want to risk upsetting a portion of their fan base that may not agree with their views. It’s no …

Hate-Watching on Twitch

Hate-watching is not a particularly new phenomenon. I’m sure we can all conjure up a scene of an old-timey Shakespeare actor being booed off the stage while the audience runs to the nearest food cart to find something to throw (if you can’t picture this scenario, this Spongebob clip may help). This 2014 Vice article …