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TED Talks: Season 2016

2016x191 Ione Wells: How we talk about sexual assault online
TV-PG

  • 2016-10-10T04:00:00Z on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

We need a more considered approach to using social media for social justice, says writer and activist Ione Wells. After she was the victim of an assault in London, Wells published a letter to her attacker in a student newspaper that went viral and sparked the #NotGuilty campaign against sexual violence and victim-blaming. In this moving talk, she describes how sharing her personal story gave hope to others and delivers a powerful message against the culture of online shaming.

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