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8chan defiantly vowed to stay online, but was cut off by tech firm

Aug 06, 2019 - Chicago Tribune

The battle over white-supremacist and extremist content online surged into the tangled pipelines of the Web on Monday as jockeying among rival tech firms knocked the 8chan message board and other hate sites offline.

It was unclear how long they'd stay unavailable to their followers as several players in the little-seen world of internet service firms dug in to prevent the sites' reappearance.

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