– May 09 2011
– Year XI
Issue 141 • In India police note that of all cybercrime cases
reported almost half are filed by women who discover their faces
morphed onto pornographic images and posted online, usually accompanied
by a personal phone number and an invitation for strangers to call.
False postings to popular websites have led to violent attacks and
harassment of women. APC has now put together several tips – in
– for anyone worried about being harrassed
online. And especially for World Press Freedom Day on May 3 there are
also tips for citizen journalists. The tip sheets have been hailed by
women's groups and will soon be available in Filipino, Malay and Urdu.
If you'd like to translate the tips too, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.