revenge porn

Revenge porn affects a surprising number of Americans, according to new study

About 10.4 million respondents said that someone had posted and/or threatened to post explicit images of them online without their permission.

Kelly Kanayama | December 13, 2016 - 2:38 pm

Hillary Clinton Talking About Revenge Porn Is So Important For The Battle Against Online Harassment

The mere density of women’s issues that remain unaddressed are troubling, which makes it extra notable that Hillary Clinton addressed revenge porn in an op-ed she wrote for Refinery 29

Bronwyn Isaac | August 23, 2016 - 8:45 am

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
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