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It’s not male politicians who edited “deepfake” videos target—it’s women turned into pornography

It’s not male politicians who edited “deepfake” videos target—it’s women turned into pornography

Deep fakes should be a concern for politicians—but for a range of reasons. Photo: PA This morning a video of Boris Johnson was uploaded to Twitter. The leader of the Conservatives leaned earnestly into the camera as he endorsed “his worthy opponent,” opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn. “Only he, not […]

Revenge pornography: A victim’s dilemma

Revenge pornography in Zimbabwe: A victim’s dilemma

  The allegations are that a young woman committed suicide after her boyfriend posted indiscreet videos of her on the internet. Whether the story is true or not is not as relevant as the issues it raised. What does the law say about pornography and even more so revenge pornography? […]

Revenge pornography ban tramples free speech, law tossed out – where else but Texas! • The Register

Revenge pornography ban law tossed out in Texas!

  A Texas appeals court last week ruled that the US state’s Relationship Privacy Act, which prohibits the disclosure or promotion of intimate images without the consent of those depicted, is unconstitutional. Enacted in 2015, the Texas law was intended as a way to stop what’s known as revenge porn, […]