Far-right activists, misogynists and conspiracy theorists have posted to 8chan, which does not moderate content [Getty Images]
US-based digital security and infrastructure firm Cloudflare has said it is terminating its services to 8chan, the online message board believed to have been used by the suspected El Paso gunman to post a racist screed shortly before killing more than 20 people.
In a blog post announcing the move at 08:00GMT on Sunday, Cloudflare CEO Matthew Prince described the site, which was also used by the suspected attacker in the Christchurch mosque shootings, as “a cesspool of hate.”
“The rationale is simple: they have proven themselves to be lawless and that lawlessness has caused multiple tragic deaths. Even if 8chan may not have violated the letter of