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Web creator: Net isn't working for women; Despite strides, there is more work to be done

Mar 16, 2020 - USA Today

The Internet can be a hostile place for women.

Sen. Elizabeth Warren knows it -- she was relentlessly trolled by supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders during her presidential run. So does Laura Bassett, the journalist who accused ex-Hardball host Chris Matthews of making sexist comments and was inundated with online threats after she went public. Last month, one of TikTok's biggest female stars revealed she gets hundreds of thousands of hate comments a week.

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