Posts tagged stephen colbert
Well, What Did You Expect?: Troll Culture as Rape Culture

There have been any number of pieces written about the threats and harassment women receive online. This harassment, it must be noted, falls along lines of privilege. I, as a white woman, have received far fewer threats than the women of color I read, despite having approximately the same visibility. Trans* women, too, receive threats as part of their daily lives, with trans* women of color being impacted both by racism and transmisogyny. These women live under threat of their information – emails, addresses, phone numbers, dead names, etc – being posted online.

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