The anonymity of the internet combined with a lack of legal repercussions empowers trolls to enact violence online and off.
And it's from 1959.
Digital shaming is not caused by the Internet. It's human behavior. We must start by being accountable for our own keystrokes, as well as being a proactive digital warrior.
"I think women need to stick together."
The very personal nature of these comments remind us just how tough it is to be a woman with an opinion on the Internet. Watch
Sadly, we live in a culture of digital cruelty that no one is immune to. Whether you are a celebrity, the child of a sports figure, or an average person trying to get through life -- you can be struck down by the emotional keystrokes of cyber-bullets.