Will Politically Segregated Sites Like Gab and Imzy Be the Future of Social Media?
This is a tale of two social networks, still in their infancy, that could represent the future of social media — a trend where the constant ideological warfare of mass market platforms could be replaced by niche, segregated political spaces.
While a free speech free-for-all and a babysat playground do not inherently hold any political connotation, the two sites have inevitably attracted very polarized user bases. Gab draws the alt right, conservatives, and libertarians, while Imzy draws the social justice warrior/progressive crowd. – READ MORE