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A solution to nasty Internet commenters?

The Post’s new commenting system is supposed to promote more civil discussion below articles and blog posts on our Web site. But if that doesn’t work, I suppose we could always consider this option, an idea from my former colleague Benjamin Wittes and another Brookings Institution scholar, Jonathan Rauch. (Bear with it past the first few seconds.)

Stephen Stromberg is a Post editorial writer. He specializes in domestic policy, including energy, the environment, legal affairs and public health.
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