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A Large Open Dataset from the Parler Social Network

Max Aliapoulios; Emmi Bevensee; Jeremy Blackburn; Barry Bradlyn; Emiliano De Cristofaro; Gianluca Stringhini; Savvas Zannettou

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  <dc:creator>Max Aliapoulios</dc:creator>
  <dc:creator>Emmi Bevensee</dc:creator>
  <dc:creator>Jeremy Blackburn</dc:creator>
  <dc:creator>Barry Bradlyn</dc:creator>
  <dc:creator>Emiliano De Cristofaro</dc:creator>
  <dc:creator>Gianluca Stringhini</dc:creator>
  <dc:creator>Savvas Zannettou</dc:creator>
  <dc:description>There are two main zip files in this dataset. Each zip file contains multiple newline delimited JSON files. The JSON objects in each file contain all the key/value pairs returned from their respective Parler API endpoints.

NOTE: All identifying data has been redacted by removing the "name" field from posts, comments and user profiles.

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Parler Users (

Returned by the /v1/profile endpoint. Each line consists of an individual user profile object.

Parler Posts and Comments (

Returned by the /v1/post[comment] endpoints. Each line consists of an individual post or comment object.

How to extract the data:

The data provided is compressed in zip format. See the instructions below on how to extract it:

	Linux and Mac

Navigate to the file in a terminal window or file browser.

Run the following command (or typically you can double click if you are in a file browser):

User profiles:


Posts and comments:


The unzipped version contains multiple files for each data type.


Microsoft provides instructions on to extract a zip file. The authors cannot recommend a particular method or software.</dc:description>
  <dc:title>A Large Open Dataset from the Parler Social Network</dc:title>
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