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It is those boys who abuse this trust who are responsible, and they are the ones who should face the consequences.
As a country, we need to talk about consent, and what that looks like in practice.
No girl should be punished for the actions of someone else, and yet it is routine that those subject to this gross violation are also held responsible for it, mirroring the broader response of society that asks what she was wearing when she was raped.
But what we should be worried about are the problems caused by people who distribute sexy photos without their creators’ consent.
Hasinoff also clearly notes the hypocrisy of online privacy: We have strong laws protecting companies against pirating and sharing of movies, books, and music, but we’re quick to blame individuals when their private personal information is stolen and disseminated online.
Then imagine what it’s like to be a young woman walking through the corridor at school with no clue who has seen your naked picture, and how violated and vulnerable she must feel.
As with other forms of sexual violence, girls who have experienced image-based abuse can self-harm, experience suicidal thoughts, and develop anxiety and depression.