It’s good takes comments more seriously, but…

“For genuine user engagement, the site should either screen comments before they’re posted, require real names or both,” writes Dan Kennedy, who has obtained and posted the Globe website’s online comments policy. The paper is now using a Winnipeg firm to track down and delete offensive comments.

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