Twitter Harassment

  • Twitter Makes it Easier to Report Abuse

    … Twitter made a couple of big safety updates yesterday (one of which was some improvements to the block functionality), including an update to the way that users can report harassment or abuse on the platform. (more…) New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media. …

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  • Twitter and Facebook Get an ‘F’ for Women’s Rights

    Twitter, Facebook and YouTube have been heavily criticised for not taking online violence and harassment against women seriously by The Association for Progressive Communications’ (APC) Women’s Rights Program. “We need transparency and safety online. That’s why we are targeting the big three: Facebook, Twitter and YouTube,” writes the APC in their report.

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  • Robin Williams’ Daughter Returns to Twitter

    When much-loved comedian Robin Williams died last month Twitter, and the internet as a whole, mourned. Tributes poured in for the late actor, with many Twitter users sending well-wishes to Williams’ family and sharing positive thoughts. However, not everyone was quite so caring. Indeed, Robin Williams’ daughter Zelda was subjected to such repeat harassment and bullying on T ...

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