“LibsOfTikTok” Hate Account Spurs More Death Threats

CTV News reports:

Youth and adults at OutLoud North Bay, the city’s 2SLGBTQ+ youth hub, have been subjected to harassment and death threats because of plans to host a youth drag show. It all started Wednesday when a controversial American account called ‘Libs of TikTok’ posted screenshots promoting OutLoud’s youth drag show, scheduled to take place July 15. The people behind the account also post on other social media platforms.

The account takes TikTok videos and social media posts primarily from 2SLGBTQ+ people and reposts them to generate outrage from its followers. It worked: OutLoud has since been inundated with hateful emails, calls and online comments, including death threats. Seth Compton, OutLoud North Bay’s founder and executive director, said his staff and even youth who attend the space have been targeted.

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Other events targeted by LibsOfTikTok have resulted in violence by the Proud Boys. Watch the clip below.