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Jon Ronson and Public Shaming

If you are not familiar with Jon Ronson he is writer and contributor to radio programs/podcasts such as This American Life, BBC Radio, Reply All. … 38 more words

Verbal Abuse

Her Name was Patience

By Malka Winner,

Her name was Patience, and that was enough to do her in. But there was more: Patience lived in the poorer part of town where there were broken-down cars and other junk in her yard, and her house was the last stop for the school bus, so everyone on the bus saw the undesirable conditions in which she lived. 1,153 more words

Articles Of Interest

Being the change i wish to see

Gandhi has been quoted as saying you “must be the change you wish to see in the world”. That being true.  How far do we go to do such a thing? 116 more words


Standing up to Online Misogyny

Chvrches Singer Lauren Mayberry Calls Out Rape Threats.

These people never learn that violence against women is unacceptable,” she wrote in her caption. “But they also never learn that women will not be shamed and silenced and made to disappear.

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Online Sexual Harassment

Sticks and Stones........

“Sticks and stones can break your bones but names can never hurt me”!!

I don’t know how many of you have heard that phrase, but it was a common one when I was growing up. 559 more words


Sticks and Stones Will Break My Bones, but Words Will Never Hurt Me

This is the story of a student I spoke with yesterday and her thoughts.


I am your average student. I get good grades, my professors like me, and I have a clean record. 444 more words