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Swedish international human rights organization Civil Rights Defenders has debuted a new take on CAPTCHA, wherein users must answer human rights questions in a morally rational manner to prove that are not only human, but not an asshole human (or at least an asshole human who knows how to cheat at a very simple game). CRD says:

With over 200 million CAPTCHAs being solved everyday, we hope that by catching a tiny amount of those interactions we can help promote and empower our partners - brave human rights defenders, who often put themselves at great risk through their engagement for other people's rights.

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It's not only an attempt to bypass flaws in the phonetic and other loopholes of content-free CAPTCHA systems, which are being scripted by spam jerks, but it forces other kinds of jerks to enter whatever answer this outfit deems acceptable. Personally, I prefer The Stranger's method of ignoring trolls into irrelevance or berating them into pacification, but, you know, to each his own.

h/t: Wired