Twitter makes it easier for users to block harassers

In a move designed to end bullying and silence trolls in the Twitterverse, the social media platform has a new tool that can more easily report offending profiles and tweets. 

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Last month, Twitter partnered with Women, Action & the Media in its efforts to stop online harassment, and now the social networking giant is improving the reporting process for its users.

Twitter announced the move yesterday with a video showing how blocking accounts has been simplified:

Starting today we’re rolling out an improved way to flag abusive Tweets. See how it works.

— Twitter Support (@Support) December 2, 2014

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