Safety

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Doxing: how to stop your personal photos and details from being shared without your consent

More women are being doxed online – here’s how to stop it happening to you

Posted by
Amy Beecham
  • Woman on the bus with her phone
    News

    Intimidated, violated and humiliated: the reality of women’s cyberflashing stories

  • Bibaa Henry and Nicole Smallman
    News

    “I refuse to give him that power”: Bibaa Henry & Nicole Smallman’s mother responds to murder verdict

  • Policing Bill: an amendment to criminalise the act of kerb crawling has been blocked by MPs
    News

    “My heart was pounding”: women share their experiences of kerb crawling as MPs block ban

Latest Stories

Illustration of woman holding phone
News

The secret apps that hack your texts, calls and photos without your permission

One in 10 people who have been in a romantic relationship admitted to using stalkerware or creepware to keep tabs on a partner.

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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Woman campaigning against violence
Politics

The domestic abuse bill has finally passed – but what does that actually mean for women?

Campaigners have responded to the new act.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Flowers at Clapham Bandstand for Sarah Everard
Politics

Reclaim These Streets in pictures: powerful images from the candlelit vigil

Crowds gathered at Clapham Common last night to pay their respects to Sarah Everard and all women lost to violence.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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Women coming together for other missing women
Life

“Tonight’s nationwide doorstep vigil is for Sarah Everard and all women lost to violence”

The many women who feel unsafe on our streets are making a stand this weekend.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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The internet is obsessed with Naomi Campbell’s coronavirus travel preparations

“Safety first.”

Woman jogging alone on a road
Life

This viral thread explains the rise in female runners carrying weapons

A Twitter debate on women’s running safety has revealed just how dangerous it can be for women who run solo.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Bella Thorn revenge porn
Life

Bella Thorne has shared nude photos to “take power back” from her revenge porn hacker

They have sparked a huge conversation about cyber-attacks, revenge porn and blackmail.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Uber silence: Sophia Loren takes a quiet cab
Life

Uber now has a ‘silence’ option

But is this really a good thing?

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
A man driving a taxi at night
Life

Woman shares details of "creepy" taxi ride that left her fearing for her life

This is exactly why we need better regulation of drivers

Posted by
Anna Brech
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Girl on her phone staring into the distance
Life

This woman’s Citymapper experience is frightening, but all too relatable

“I really love your app but you need a safe mode for late night travel.”

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Life

Finally, men are being given tips on how to make women feel safe in public

A new campaign is a refreshing change from all the times women have been told to modify their behaviour for their own safety

Posted by
Moya Crockett
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