Over the past decade, Franchesca Ramsey has amassed a sizable internet following thanks to her YouTube channel, her hosting gig on MTV’s webseries Decoded, and her stint as a contributor on the tragically short-lived The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore. But with a large following comes an influx of harassment and trolls, especially for women. At Sundance, where she premiered the first episode of her Topic Studios docuseries Franchesca, we spoke with Ramsey about dealing with these issues on the internet.

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