Facebook has announced a new feature to protect misuse of profile pictures, however, company’s liberal attitude towards trolls continues.
With the rise of cyber crimes, pronouncement of cyber cells in cities seem like a next feasible step. In India, there are 10 cyber cells.
On 6 December 2018, Feminism in India visited the campus of Ambedkar University Delhi to conduct a workshop on online abuse and violence, and how to combat it.
Online sexual harassment is often disregarded as it is viewed as men merely having fun even if at the expense of women.
We were touched by the hospitality extended to us by DDUC and we hope our workshop on combatting online harassment helped sensitise students.
अभिनेत्री प्रियंका चोपड़ा ने देश के प्रधानमन्त्री नरेंद्र मोदी के साथ बर्लिन में अपनी मुलाक़ात की तस्वीरें ट्विटर में साझा की|
Online harassment against women has become as common as street harassment in the offline world.
Although a comprehensive regulatory framework with regard to laws governing the cyber space, particularly such acts is yet to be framed, there exists certain legal provisions under various Statutes which can come in aid of a person who is a victim of cyber violence.
On International Day of Persons with Disabilities, let's look at how women with disabilities experience and navigate the internet.
When women complain about harassment on Facebook, they are routinely told to simply block the perpetrators or disable their own accounts.