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Suspected Bomber Cesar Sayoc Sent Hundreds of Threats Online & Twitter Didn’t Do Anything About It

The account of Cesar Sayoc, the man suspected to have sent pipe bombs to a number of prominent Democrats, as well as the CNN offices, is everything that's wrong with Twitter.

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CNN Cites “Startling” Number of Women Harassed While Jogging, Prompting Women Everywhere to Ask, “Startling to Whom?”

CNN published a survey this week, conducted by Runner's World, which details the amount of harassment female runners experience. The author and/or headline writer called the prevalence of harassment towards women joggers "startling." To which pretty much every woman reading that headline replied, "startling to whom?"

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Maxine Waters Cancels Events After Trump Tweets Prompt Death Threats

"As the President has continued to lie and falsely claim that I encouraged people to assault his supporters, while also offering a veiled threat that I should ‘be careful’, even more individuals are leaving (threatening) messages and sending hostile mail to my office."

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It’s Time to Admit That Steve Urkel Was a Creep

The character of Steve Urkel from Family Matters is one of television's most iconic characters, but he was also ... a creep.

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Did the Era of Bad Men Encroach on Your Holidays?

Holidays in the era of Bad Men also forces you make decisions like "Do I just smile and say thank you for the Mario Batali cookbook or do I explain the allegations that definitely came out against him after my relative bought this present for me?"

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The Silence Breakers of #MeToo Are TIME’s 2017 Person of the Year

This year, women like Ashely Judd bravely spoke out against prominent men like Harvey Weinstein and started a movement that emboldened and inspired others to speak out against their respective Weinsteins.

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Tracee Ellis Ross Reads a Children’s Book for All the Men Still Confused About Sexual Harassment

Tracee Ellis Ross guest hosted Jimmy Kimmel Live last night and she's bringing things back to the basics with a rhyming children's book that will make all this "harassment" business crystal clear.

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Facebook Is Filling Its “Jail” With Women Instead of the Men Harassing Them

Women are getting harassed on a daily basis on Facebook, and Facebook is ignoring them. Now they're speaking up, even just with hyperbolic jokes, and Facebook is silencing them.

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Anita Hill Brought Sexual Harassment to Our National Attention 26 Years Ago

I would love to say that I organically came to the realization of how Anita Hill was being left out of the current narrative about sexual harassment, but I am not that woke. The realization came while I was listening to a podcast called "KCRW's Left, Right & Center" where one of the hosts, mentioned that he was bothered that the Anita Hill Testimony during the confirmation of Clarence Thomas did not teach men what they should have known about behavior in the workplace.

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This Woman Takes Selfies With the Men Who Catcall Her

It's both badass & disturbing.

The project is meant to shine a light on the prevalence of street harassment since, as she wrote in her inaugural post, "many people still don't know how often and in whatever context 'catcalling' happens." Jansma posted 24 pictures in one month, and that's not even all the men who harassed her. She says there were other men who either got away too fast or made her feel too unsafe to ask for a selfie.

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Prosecutors Move to Revoke Martin Shkreli’s Bail After the Literal Goblin Offered Bounty for Hillary Clinton’s Hair

Felon and all around scummy dude Martin Shkreli might be headed to prison earlier than he was expecting.

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Sarah Michelle Gellar Is Still Getting Death Threats Over Her Answer to the Angel/Spike Question

Don't be this person.

Twenty years after the premiere of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," people get really mad at Sarah Michelle Gellar over her answer to the Team Angel or Team Spike question. Don't do this. Don't be this person.

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Trolls Harassed A Woman Because They Didn’t Like Mass Effect: Andromeda

Garbage people across the internet have been harassing a woman as the party "responsible" for Mass Effect: Andromeda's robotic facial animations.

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Uber Employees Tell CEO “We Have a Systemic Problem” Regarding Discrimination and Harassment

During a meeting with Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, female employees at the embattled transportation company told Kalanick that there is a very real systemic problem present in their workplace.

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Reddit Held Hostage By the Worst of Its Userbase By Capitulating to Its Worst Community

I'm a proponent of free speech and authentic conversation. I cannot legally stop anyone from saying whatever it is they want to say, nor would I want to. That said, if I invite you into my apartment, and you start hurting my other guests, tearing up my living room, or generally being an asshole, I'm kicking you the fuck out of my house. If only Reddit took disrespecting their home as seriously.

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Frightening Trump Hate Map Tracks Growing Harassment, Hateful Intimidation Across Country

To track occurrences of harassment and their location, an organization called America's Voice has created the "Donald Trump Hate and Violence Map."

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Things We Saw Today: Jeopardy Contestant’s Final Response Makes Her The Real Winner

It's not every day you can trick Alex Trebek into doing a meme, but that's why this Jeopardy contestant is the real winner of the week.

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Thanks, Harassers! Sales of Marvel’s Mockingbird Jump Thanks to Anti-Feminist Trolls

TMS' Keisha Hatchett has already reported on the disappointing fact of Mockingbird writer Chelsea Cain leaving Twitter thanks to the hostile comics environment created by anti-feminist trolls simply because she dared ask people to buy her book and show Marvel that they want comics featuring nuanced female heroes. Well, it looks like the trolls will have a lot more to be upset about. Mockingbird, Vol. 1 has now shot up to #1 on Amazon's Marvel Comics bestseller list.

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QuiVR Developers Take Proactive Step In Fighting Virtual Harassment In Their Game

Yesterday, I covered a story in which a woman was groped while playing a virtual reality game called QuiVR. Well, the developers were concerned enough about her story (and the potential untold stories like it) to do something about it.

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VR Groping: Yet Another Way in Which Gaming Spaces Are Made Unsafe for Women

So, we already knew that playing any video game in multiplayer mode is tricky for a woman. After all, the "trash talking" becomes decidedly gendered when male players hear a female voice on their headsets. Well, guess what? Thanks to virtual reality games, we can add groping to the list of harassing behavior women can experience while gaming. But, it's not real, I hear you say. How can someone be groped in VR? Oh, they can.

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