Strangers Filming Women at Protests
|Strangers Filming Women at Protests|
|Short Title||Strangers Are Filming Creepshots of Women at Protests|
|Taxonomy||Surveillance, Exposure, Exclusion|
|Information||Physical Characteristics, Identifying|
|Threat Actors||Creep forums users, Creep forums|
|High Risk Groups||Females|
Users of so-called creep forums attended Black Lives Matter protests to film women and then upload the footage online.
In June 2020 George Floyd's death has raised a wave of Black Lives Matter protests against systemic racism in the United States.
It appeared, that users of so-called creep forums deliberately attended Black Lives Matter protests to film women without their consent.Exclusion
The media didn't name the creepshot forum to avoid Increased Accessibility.
These people, predominantly men, would surreptitiously film or photograph women and particularly zoom in or position the camera onto the target's buttocks, breasts, thighs, or other areas.
Legally, targets of this sort of harassment may have little legal recourse against their abusers.