What’s Current: Half of child abuse content shared on social media is on Twitter

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  • A report from the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) reveals that 49 per cent of child abuse imagery found on technology platforms over a three-year period was hosted on Twitter.
  • Bangladeshi women working in Saudi Arabia share stories of inhumane working conditions, beatings, wage theft, and sexual abuse by their employers.
  • The New Zealand man who murdered British hiker Grace Millane has been accused of choking two other women during sexual encounters.
  • A brain activity study of 104 girls and boys, ages three to 10, found no sex-based differences in how children at these ages handle mathematical problem solving.
  • Rape victims in Scotland are being forced to pay hundreds of pounds to maintain service for mobile phones seized by police as evidence in their investigations.
Natasha Chart
Natasha Chart

Natasha Chart is an online organizer and feminist living in the United States. She does not recant her heresy.

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