Sexual harassment and assault
For lust and money: when online sexual encounters end in despair and death
22 Jun 2021 - 12:38PM

Sextortion syndicates in Asia and Africa are raking in millions from targets in places such as Britain, enabled by wire-transfer services and cryptocurrencies, while ill-equipped authorities are struggling to keep up with swiftly evolving technology.

For lust and money: when online sexual encounters end in despair and death

Sextortion syndicates in Asia and Africa are raking in millions from targets in places such as Britain, enabled by wire-transfer services and cryptocurrencies, while ill-equipped authorities are struggling to keep up with swiftly evolving technology.

22 Jun 2021 - 12:38PM
Abuse and anger: inside the online groups spreading stolen, sexual images
13 Sep 2021 - 1:23PM
Porn, privacy, and pain: how image-based abuse tears women’s lives apart
22 Jun 2021 - 12:36PM
Abuse and anger: inside the online groups spreading stolen, sexual images

Hundreds of posts on Telegram and other apps show non-consensual content being shared and even sold, while advocates and survivors say too little is being done to stop it. As similar groups proliferate in countries such as Singapore, Malaysia, and South Korea, some women – and a few men – have decided to take action.

13 Sep 2021 - 1:23PM
Sexual harassment and assault
Porn, privacy, and pain: how image-based abuse tears women’s lives apart

Cases of women threatened with the release of their intimate photos or videos have increased in recent years, peaking during the Covid-19 pandemic, with survivors in places such as Hong Kong, Taiwan and Malaysia struggling to have such content removed from online platforms.

Cases of women threatened with the release of their intimate photos or videos have increased in recent years, peaking during the Covid-19 pandemic, with survivors in places such as Hong Kong, Taiwan and Malaysia struggling to have such content removed from online platforms.

22 Jun 2021 - 12:36PM
Hong Kong extradition bill
What Carrie Lam can learn from Hong Kong’s history of riots

The best way for the embattled chief executive to find a way out of Hong Kong’s present crisis may be to look to its past, historians and former officials say. The British colonial administration weathered far more violent affairs.

The best way for the embattled chief executive to find a way out of Hong Kong’s present crisis may be to look to its past, historians and former officials say. The British colonial administration weathered far more violent affairs.

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