revenge porn

Mantrum: Revenge Porn The Fault Of Feminism, Says Moron

And pretty much every other problem he has, duh.

Robyn Pennacchia | July 6, 2015 - 2:00 pm

John Oliver Takes On Internet Harassment In This Week’s “Last Week Tonight”

On last night’s “Last Week Tonight,” John Oliver tackled the topic of online harassment, especially Twitter threats, revenge porn, and YouTube comments telling certain British news show hosts that they have…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 22, 2015 - 10:30 am

Google Will Now Remove Revenge Porn Upon Request

Definitely a step in the right direction.

Robyn Pennacchia | June 19, 2015 - 7:00 pm

Operator Of Revenge Porn Site Sentenced To 18 Years In Prison

Notorious San Diego creep Kevin Bollaert was just sentenced to 18 years in prison after being convicted back in February of 21 accounts of identity theft and six accounts of…

Katrin Higher | April 4, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Facebook Has Removed Its “Feeling Fat” Emoji

Facebook has removed its “feeling fat” emoji, hurrah! [The Verge]
Doxxing and revenge porn have now been explicitly banned on Twitter. [Gizmodo]
Part of the sexism problem…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 12, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Of Course Redditors Are Whining About The Site’s Revenge Porn Rule

You may have heard about Reddit’s new take-down policy, which states the following:
No matter who you are, if a photograph, video, or digital image of you in a…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 2, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Watch This Series On The Reality Of Gay Conversion Therapy

VICE has finished up its three-part series on gay conversion therapy. [VICE]
Erskine College in South Carolina has issued a statement that it is officially anti-gay, after two…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 27, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Hillary Clinton Has Some Choice Words About Silicon Valley’s Glass Ceiling

Today in Lady News, Hillary Clinton talks about tech’s glass celiing, HBO is offering a fellowship for diverse writers, and there are two lesbians in the upcoming “Jem and the…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 25, 2015 - 6:05 pm

The Internet’s “Most Hated Man” Is Going To Prison

The man the BBC once called the “Net’s most hated man” is facing years behind bars after pleading guilty to several charges involving “revenge porn” site IsAnyoneUp.com. Hunter Moore, 28,…

Newser | February 20, 2015 - 12:15 pm

Hillary Clinton Pulls The Grandma Card In Support Of Vaccines

The science is clear: The earth is round, the sky is blue, and #vaccineswork. Let’s protect all our kids. #GrandmothersKnowBest

— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) February 3, 2015

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 3, 2015 - 5:00 pm

How A Danish Activist Reclaimed Her Body After Her Ex Posted Revenge Porn

HECK YEAH to this: Danish activist Emma Holten’s ex-boyfriend released “intimate photographs” to a creepshots web site three years ago, and she’s reclaiming her agency over her body by publishing…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 9, 2015 - 4:30 pm

The Vatican Is Easing Up On The Vitriol About Gays Without Changing Church Doctrine

The Vatican is changing its tone in the way it talk about gay people, if not its actual attitude toward them. [The Daily Beast]
A law against revenge…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 13, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Woman Sues Facebook For $123 Million For Not Removing Her Likeness In “Revenge Porn”

Meryem Ali, 28, of Houston, Texas, is suing Facebook for $123 million for failing to remove her likeness in “revenge porn” photos posted to their site. As she tells…

Jessica Wakeman | August 22, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Arizona Gets Strict On “Revenge Porn”

This week, Arizona’s Republican Governor Jan Brewer signed a law cracking down on so-called “revenge porn,” classifying it as a sex offense. “Revenge porn” consists of sexual photos or videos…

Jessica Wakeman | May 3, 2014 - 10:00 am

FBI Arrests “Revenge Porn King” Hunter Moore

Justin Bieber isn’t the only icky person put behind bars today. The FBI arrested “revenge porn king” Hunter Moore, 27, who allegedly hosted the website IsAnyoneUp.com, where men would…

Jessica Wakeman | January 23, 2014 - 6:30 pm

True Story: I’ve Been Called The “Erin Brockovich” Of Revenge Porn

I felt like Will Smith in “Enemy of the State.”

I was being hunted, harassed and stalked by criminals with technological expertise. I had been thrust into an…

Charlotte Laws | November 24, 2013 - 12:00 pm

League Of Legends Gamer Posts Revenge Porn Of Girlfriend Because She Played The Game As A Character He Didn’t Like

Who knew a surefire way to incite rage in your  nerd boyfriend was to pick the “wrong” character when playing the video game League of Legends? According to The Daily Dot,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 4, 2013 - 2:15 pm

8 Sexting Rules To Avoid Starring Naked In Someone’s “Revenge Porn”

Hunter Moore, the founder of Is Anyone Up?, a website that posts “revenge porn,” is rich because of women and men and their not-so-smart sexting decisions. When a couple breaks up, one…

The Stir | April 8, 2012 - 1:30 pm