How Have Online Platforms Supported Sexual Abuse?
Women and minority groups have successfully challenged widely held stereotypes about them in society. Whilst this progress has been significant and has propelled their participation in highly regarded positions, they continue to be subjected to sexist abuse. What are the attitudes that have fueled sexual abuse and have online platforms aided these forms of abuse and sexually explicit content to be directed toward women and minority groups, in this age of technology? Dr Bianca Fileborn, lecturer in criminology at the UNSW joined The Daily, to discuss.