French media

French journalists denounce sexual harassment and rape in media industry

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More journalists are taking to social media to denounce the harassment, intimidation and abuse they say they’ve suffered in the industry. 

Exposed: the French media 'boys' club' that hounded women online

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A group of around 30 men from French media organisations founded an informal club called the League of LOL which for years regularly harassed feminists, people of colour, and gay men with vividly pornographic, racist and sexist abuse online, and who were exposed this week by the daily Libération after it discovered that some of its staff were among them.  

French news sites block the adblockers

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Leading French titles such as L'Équipe and Le Parisien are telling readers to uninstall the software or lose access to their sites.