December 5, 2017
Facebook has come under fire for letting trolls post disparaging remarks about women to the site, but suspending female users who respond.
Hundreds of women, many of them engaging with the Me Too campaign to stamp out sexual harassment, have found their messages removed and accounts banned.
Female comedians and others have spoken out against the move, which also saw a number of protesters who posted ‘men are scum’ to highlight the problem banned.
In an in-depth interview for the Daily Beast, journalist Taylor Lorenz spoke to a number of women whose accounts Facebook has suspended.
This article was posted: Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 12:21 pm