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Photo by Jon Feinstein What privacy & anonymity have to do with tech-related VAW Anonymity and digital privacy are a critical part of human rights, but they are also connected to cyber crime, such as fraud, identity theft, cyber stalking, bullying, phishing and trolling. Survivors...
What data storage has to do with tech-related VAW Dealing with incidents of tech-related violence involves reporting, investigating and collecting evidence. Collecting data is critical, as tech-related VAW is an increasing but under-analysed issue due to lack of valuable data. Record-keeping can...
Why it's important to know how to talk to survivors People who are not trained to talk to survivors often say the wrong thing even when they mean well. Some people do not understand that violence online is equal to, and sometimes has an even greater impact than, violence offline. Survivors often...

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Memory is resistance. When your story is silenced or challenged, remembering the truth is critical.  And when we document our experiences, we pass on the lessons we learned. For 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence (25 November – 10 December), Take Back the Tech! wants to...
  Revisit to resist: Histories of the movement to end gender-based violence   Memory is resistance. When your story is silenced or challenged, remembering the truth is critical.  And when we document our experiences, we pass on the lessons we learned. For 16 Days of Activism Against...
In late May the Guardian released the Facebook Files, leaked internal documents revealing how the company moderates content. Many of us have long called for more transparency around Facebook's content moderation so we can better understand gender-based violence that happens on the platform and...

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América Latina ha experimentado un cambio de tendencia en los últimos años que se ha concretado en el aumento de representación de los sectores más conservadores y en el posicionamiento en el espacio público de discursos que atacan directamente las...
Foto: Rovena Rosa/Agência Brasil La batalla dada contra los cuerpos de las mujeres cis y hombres trans es una de las más importantes en este espacio-tiempo bajo lo que llamamos “democracia”. En un sistema de control y opresión el cual mira a los...
Muchas leyes y pocos cambios culturales. Este podría ser el slogan que describe lo que ha pasado con las mujeres y sus luchas. Sé que es duro, pero las situaciones de violencias cotidianas que viven las mujeres me obligan a reflexionar casi...