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New Portland Police Chief | Rape Threats On Twitter | Rebroadcast: Tides

Danielle Outlaw

Danielle Outlaw

Portland Mayor's Office





  • Registered nurse, survivor and activist Brenda Tracy is tackling rape threats on Twitter through a petition campaign. With 241,000 signatures, the petition asks the social media giant to ban accounts of people who make threats against users. Tracy joins us to talk about the culture of sexual violence against women on social media.



  • Jonathan White is an author, sailor and surfer who spent seven years trying to understand the history and science of ocean tides. We hear from him about his book “Tides: The Science and Spirit of the Ocean.”

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