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Online shaming: the return of mob morality

An ancient, almost barbaric punishment has returned, out there in the virtual world. That punishment is shame, Neil Macdonald reports, and this documentary sets out some of the personal stories and their consequences.

From Adria Richards to Jonah Lehrer and Justine Sacca, some personal stories

Shaming on social media can have a devastating impact on its victims. Here's what happened to some of them. 15:25

An ancient, almost barbaric punishment has returned, out there in the virtual world, Neil Macdonald reports.

That punishment is shame, and this documentary sets out some of the personal stories — from Adria Richards to Jonah Lehrer and Justine Sacco — and the sometimes devastating consequences these individuals have had to endure.