Drinking male tears: language, the manosphere, and networked harassment

@article{Marwick2018DrinkingMT,
  title={Drinking male tears: language, the manosphere, and networked harassment},
  author={Alice E. Marwick and Robyn Caplan},
  journal={Feminist Media Studies},
  year={2018},
  volume={18},
  pages={543 - 559}
}
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