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Facebook is expanding its controversial anti-revenge porn program to the US, UK, and Canada — Quartz

Facebook is expanding its controversial anti-revenge porn program to the US, UK, and Canada — Quartz

  Last November, Australian media reported that Facebook was experimenting with a novel idea to combat revenge porn on its platforms. In a pilot program done in cooperation with the government, users would do something that feels ill advised: upload a nude image to Facebook. The idea was that by […]

Cultural shift needed to stop revenge porn, says women’s advocate – Saskatchewan, Canada

While a women’s advocate applauds the Saskatchewan government’s plans to give victims of revenge porn more power in court, she says the move won’t shift the cultural attitudes behind the harmful practice. In Wednesday’s throne speech, the provincial government announced plans to change the Privacy Act to allow victims of revenge […]

Law to help revenge porn victims introduced in Saskatchewan, Canadian province

The Saskatchewan Legislative Building. Brandon Harder / Regina Leader-Post The provincial government has introduced legislation that is intended to support victims of “revenge porn.” The initiative, introduced today by Justice Minister and Attorney General Don Morgan, will create new legal options for people whose intimate images have been shared without their consent. An […]