Book News: Campaigner For Jane Austen Banknote Deluged With Threats
Caroline Criado-Perez, the feminist activist who successfully campaigned to make Jane Austen the new face of Britain’s 10-pound note, has been inundated with hundreds of death and rape threats on Twitter after the banknote news broke last week. Read more here.
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Book News: Campaigner For Jane Austen Banknote Deluged With Threats

Caroline Criado-Perez, the feminist activist who successfully campaigned to make Jane Austen the new face of Britain’s 10-pound note, has been inundated with hundreds of death and rape threats on Twitter after the banknote news broke last week. Read more here.

Image via Quotes Everlasting

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    This is both not surprising and ridiculous. Jesus people it’s the face of a woman on a fucking piece of paper. Please...
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    You have got to be fucking kidding me.
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    I don’t understand the people in this world. How do you have the kind of conscience that believes it’s acceptable to...
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    She’s so brave. Even during the worst of it, she was collecting screenshots and still standing strong.
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    WHAT? This is 2013; I know that this doesn’t really mean much, but why is putting Jane Austen on anything worthy of any...
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    Ridiculous.