Gendertrolling: How Misogyny Went Viral by Karla Mantilla

By Karla Mantilla

Gendertrolling arises out of an identical misogyny that fuels different "real life" kinds of harassment and abuse of ladies. This ebook explains this phenomenon, how it can impression women's lives, and the way it may be stopped.

• Combines the phenomenon of trolling and willing feminist perception to create a different viewpoint at the remedy of ladies, male/female interplay, and on-line person interaction

• Demonstrates what on-line rape and demise threats have in universal with road harassment, sexual harassment within the office, household violence, and date rape, exhibiting the intense, damaging nature of this practice

• Discusses what may be performed to alter legislation and net rules to extend women's freedom of speech and defense on-line

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The construction of a “company store” type of arrangement in each of the more or less isolated planting settlements of Singapore made it possible to monopolize the consumption of the coolies in each settlement, or kangkar (port or river foot) as they were called in the Teochew language. These terms were formalized in Johor, where the system was officially recognized by the Malay government of the Temenggong. Thus the headman was called the kangchu, or “lord of the port” (or river), and his settlement or headquarters was called the chukang.

With no more opportunities available in Singapore, the government was faced with growing populations of unemployed coolies. For the first time in its history, it was forced to formulate schemes to repatriate immigrant labor. Around the end of the nineteenth century, the British and Dutch governments began to take steps to protect their national shipping lines from competition. The Batavia Freight Conference and the Straits various agreements aimed at reducing competition and stabilizing rates between Europe and the Straits or to New York.

Later, there came to be others among the Hakka and Hainanese. Economically, the Hokkien and Teochew were the major figures in the Singapore economy. These men were also seen as the “headmen” of their respective language communities and were often appointed to positions on the Legislative Council or as municipal commissioners. During the period between the 1840s and 1880s, two important cliques emerged to dominate the opium and spirit revenue farms. On the Hokkien side was Cheang Sam Teo and his sons after him, Cheang Hong Guan and Cheang Hong Lim.

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