Combating Twitch Hate Raids
Twitch Hate Raids are becoming all too common. Here's what you can do about it
What are hate raids?
Hate raids target minority and LGBTQ streamers, filling their chats with hateful and harmful rhetoric
How to Combat
Streamers need to protect themselves
-Only accept chats from verified accounts -have sub-only or emote-only chat on standby - Ban known hate bots and accounts - Enable automod -Use Commander Root
How Viewers Can help
-Report bad actors - Be a witness - Boycott hateful streamers - Stop giving Twitch Money - Donate directly to the streamer instead
What is Twitch Doing?
Not enough. Twitch claims they can't share what they are doing because haters will find work arounds
Hitting Twitch in the Pocket is the best way to
Make twitch take Hate Raids Seriously
Thanks for Helping Keep Twitch Safe.
Since Twitch can't do much, it's up to users and streamers to do what they can to keep the platform safe.