Hillary Clinton says abuse of female politicians on social media is ‘viral’

Hillary Clinton and Chelsea Clinton pose for pictures during an event for their new book "The Book of Gutsy Women" in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., October 3, 2019. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Female politicians are facing a backlash over women’s rights which has been fuelled by social media that rewards abusive posts and conspiracy theories, former U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Sunday. Women in the public eye still face scrutiny over their looks and pressure to behave politely and meekly […]

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