Online Adda with Neha Dixit and Raksha Kumar on cyberbullying of women journalists
Team Culture Lab
6 October 2017
The Culture Lab hosted the Mumbai premiere of Nupur Basu's Velvet Revolution. The documentary follows women journalists around the world who put their lives on the line to bring the world the news. The threats they face are no longer contained to the physical world. Women journalists are the primary target of trolls online. Neha Dixit (Al Jazeera, The Wire and The Caravan) and Raksha Kumar (New York Times, Guardian and BBC) - two incredible journalists - joined us for an online adda. They spoke about their personal experiences as victims of online bullying and how they have responded to trolls. Read the chat below.