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    The original Little Mermaid just called out trolls attacking Halle Bailey

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Emily Atack talks loneliness, self-love and why she’s over trying to be perfect

“Eat the pizza, drink the rosé, finish that book, hug your mum.”

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Helen Bownass
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Hallie Rubenhold has spoken about being trolled because of her book, The Five.
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This author has been trolled for writing about Jack the Ripper’s victims

Hallie Rubenhold's book ignores the killer in favour of the women he murdered.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Monica Lewinsky describes “avalanche of pain” at public shaming

The former White House intern has spoken about the aftermath of her affair with Bill Clinton

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Sarah Shaffi
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Leigh-Anne Pinnock, from the band Little Mix, during London Fashion Week September 2018 on September 17, 2018 in London, England.
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Little Mix’s Leigh Anne gets emotional as she reveals she used to search out online abuse

But the singer says she’s so much stronger now

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Sarah Shaffi
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Is anything going to stop the social media trolls from targeting Meghan Markle?

Kensington Palace has released a set of guidelines to stem the tide of online abuse directed at the Duchess of Sussex. But it's not working

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Rotten Tomatoes has made a big change to stop trolls slamming new films

Take that, trolls

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Megan Murray
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Sarah Hyland responds to trolls with a powerful statement

The Modern Family star had a strong message for those hurling abuse at the star in the wake of the tragic death of her cousin

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Twitter is "a toxic place for women" says Amnesty International

The human rights organisation has called out Twitter for failing to protect women from abuse on the platform

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Megan Murray
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Rebecca Black on the “intense nastiness” and abuse of her early fame

She was just 13 years old when her music video went viral

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Nicola Rachel Colyer
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Adidas model gets rape threats over hairy leg photographs

Arvida Byström says people are pretty angry about her appearance

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Amy Swales
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Strictly’s Susan Calman responds to ‘sexist’ LGBT backlash

“I’m still well gay and proud of it”

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Amy Swales
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Amy Swales
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Stella Creasy reveals vile death threat from anti-choice campaigner

“One day hopefully you will join that woman”

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How a tiny bookstore fought off an onslaught of sexist internet abuse

Proving the internet does not belong to trolls

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Anna Pollitt
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Life

#TheySaid: Women of Twitter recall first time they were body-shamed

Simultaneously one of the saddest and most uplifting online conversations we’ve seen

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Prom teen effortlessly takes on fat-shaming internet troll

And the response to the exchange says it all

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Nicola Rachel Colyer
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Life

Games developers donate to girls gaming project after sexist trolling

“It can feel a little helpless to see this stuff and not feel there’s anything positive you can do”

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Amy Swales
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Roxane Gay slams publisher for offering book deal to far-right troll

“Alt-right” internet provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos is not a good guy.

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Moya Crockett
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Meghan Markle pens epic essay about racism and social media trolls

“I’m more than just an ‘other’”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Moya Crockett
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Celebrities and fans speak out in support of Leslie Jones

The Ghostbusters actress has been subjected to yet another racist, misogynistic online attack

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Female politicians should be trained to handle trolls, says MP

“As a female politician, there is no way you are going to avoid abuse”

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Moya Crockett
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