Online violence

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Misogyny Kills: One Week on from Toronto

One week on from the attack, the term ‘incel’ remains all over news sites and social media. Short for ‘involuntarily celibate’, it refers to online groups of men who believe that they are unable to experience sexual relationships because women unjustly deny them sex.

Violence against Women Online: Threatening Tweets toward Women

In response to a week of user complaints, head of Twitter UK, Tony Wang, apologized via his personal Twitter account to women who had received threats on Twitter: I personally apologize to the women who have experienced abuse on Twitter and for what they have

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