When online shaming spirals out of control


  • Start: 1 July, 2015 8:00 am, 5 More
  • End: 1 July, 2015 4:00 pm

  • Start: 1 August, 2015 8:00 am
  • End: 1 August, 2015 7:00 pm

  • Start: 1 September, 2015 8:00 am
  • End: 1 September, 2015 1:00 pm

  • Start: 1 October, 2015 8:00 am
  • End: 1 October, 2015 10:00 pm

  • Start: 1 November, 2015 8:00 am
  • End: 1 November, 2015 8:00 pm

  • Start: 1 December, 2015 8:00 am
  • End: 1 December, 2015 6:00 pm

Stokes Street, Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Twitter gives a voice to the voiceless, a way to speak up and hit back at perceived injustice. But sometimes, says Jon Ronson, things go too far. In a jaw-dropping story of how one un-funny tweet ruined a woman’s life and career, Ronson shows how online commenters can end up behaving like a baying mob — and says it’s time to rethink how we interact online.