A number of French journalists have been suspended for allegedly coordinating on-line harassment by way of a personal Fb group.

French newspaper Liberation and cultural journal Les Inrockuptibles introduced on Monday they’ve suspended three journalists working for them, together with the creator of the group.

final week reported that some members of the group named “League of LOL” allegedly harassed different net customers with sexist, homophobic and racist insults, largely between 2009 and 2012.

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The group has been dubbed by French media a “boys membership” in reference to its obvious macho tradition.

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In current days, a number of folks together with some feminine journalists have publicly accused group members of getting cyberbullied them, over a yr after the (hash)MeToo motion confirmed that victims of harassment typically felt defenseless and saved silent for years.

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