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UK far right promoting sexual violence against women, report finds

28 days ago   |   By The Guardian

New analysis reveals misogyny increasingly prevalent online and being used to steer people into racism and antisemitism Sexual violence is increasingly being promoted by the British far right, according to new analysis documenting how misogyny is used to steer individuals towards adopting racist and antisemitic views. Investigators found that pro-rape comments were “not uncommon” among the UK extreme right and that a culture has taken root that endorses sexual violence. Analysing misogyny and anti-feminist channels on the messaging app Telegram, a key online platform for the far right...
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