(Content Warning: Violent misogyny, rape threats, ableist language)
Have you ever had to deal with comments like these? They’re horrifying – but Marina Watanabe’s using the hashtag #YouTubeMisogyny to fight back against online abuse and harassment.
Nobody should have to deal with this, but if you do, you’re not alone. We hope Marina’s smart comebacks and reflections on her experience can help you cope.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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Marina Watanabe is a Contributing Vlogger for Everyday Feminism and a vlogger, blogger, overenthusiastic tweeter, college student, and creator of embarrassing literary tees. Check out her Tumblr, or follow her on Twitter @marinashutup!