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Jeff Bezos was right to fight back over his leaked photographs—but you shouldn’t have to be the richest man in the world to fight revenge porn

Revenge porn is widespread and destructive. And mostly, the victims tend to not be owners of newspapers and business empires

By Ann Olivarius  

Not everyone has the power Jeff Bezos does to fight revenge porn—including many women victims. Photo: PA

Victims of revenge porn have gained an unlikely new champion: Amazon’s founder (and the Washington Post’s owner) Jeff Bezos. Apparently threatened with blackmail by the National Enquirer over leaked sexy selfies sent to his girlfriend, Bezos turned the tables on the tabloid by posting the threatening emails on Medium, complete with the phone number of the Enquirer’s lawyer. Bezos has been lauded for his courage, and now,…

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