online abuse

Several journalists expressed concern over whether the AP would have the backs of employees under attack from the outside. (File/Twitter).

Journalists demanding more action against online harassment

  • Journalists are often subjected to racist or sexist slurs, vile insults and threats of rape, dismemberment or other violence from online readers.
  • Online attacks in general have worsened since 2017, reveled the Pew Research Center.
By AP ·