When actions such as these go unpunished, it emboldens others and helps them achieve certain notoriety and improved status in their extremist social media circles.
Tag: online harassment
Women Talk About Receiving Obscene Messages During Covid-Relief Work
Many women volunteers have been harassed while looking for resources online.
‘Got Your Number From Sources’: Students of Mumbai College Accuse Proctors of Harassment
Students of Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies say their personal details have been accessed by invigilators who oversaw their online examinations. Many have received unrequited messages on social …
The Male Gaze and Unreported Stories of Everyday Abuse
All I have with me now is a lot of deep-rooted anger at the entire system and the world. And a pepper spray in my bag at all times.
On Akshara Haasan, Leaked Pictures and Being Online as a Woman in India
Online harassment goes way beyond trolling on Twitter, so what can women do about it?