Cartographer Labs

Cartographer Labs is the name James Stevenson uses to publish and release his PhD research. James’ PhD focuses on the identification, prediction, and analysis of cyber crime, cyber terrorism, and extremism online.

Pinpoint Web

Protecting Your Twitter Feed

Pinpoint blocks violent extremist accounts, so that you never have to interact with them in your Twitter feed to start with. Pinpoint is powered by a machine learning model trained off violent extremist messages and posts. 

 

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PINPOINT

Pinpoint is a set of Python tooling that wraps around the creation and use of a binary classification model for identifying far-right extremist content in social media posts (specifically on the Parler social network).

BLINKERS

Blinkers is a simple UI based text editor that allows for filtering sensitive, violent, and radical content limiting the exposure to researchers. Blinkers currently supports the following features:

  • Open, Save, and Modify text files just as you’d expect from any text editor
  • Highlighting multiple words in a file
  • Change the saturation of non-highlighted text, limiting exposure 

Obfuscate_Protect

A tool for quickly obfuscating sensitive, violent, or extremist text to protect the researcher or analyst viewing the content – while keeping it in a unique form so that patterns can still be observed.

Apr
22

Using Machine Learning to Identify Far-Right Extremism

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