Almost No One Sided with GamerGate: A Research Paper on the Internet’s Reaction to Last Year’s Mob

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Read the embedded academic paper by Livio De La Cruz on the fact-based reality of Gamergate and its limited, echo-chamber exaggerated, support by the community and humanity at large:
http://superheroesinracecars.com/2015/08/17/almost-no-one-sided-with-gamergate/

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Under the guise of pushing for journalistic reform and anti-censorship in gaming, GamerGate has targeted prominent women critics and designers like Sarkeesian, Zoe Quinn, Brianna Wu and Leigh Alexander with a relentless campaign of threats and harassment.” —Rolling Stone Magazine

Randi Harper’s Shields Up project is live!

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Check out the Beta release of Randi Harper’s Shields Up:
http://shieldsup.onlineabuseprevention.org/

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Under the guise of pushing for journalistic reform and anti-censorship in gaming, GamerGate has targeted prominent women critics and designers like Sarkeesian, Zoe Quinn, Brianna Wu and Leigh Alexander with a relentless campaign of threats and harassment.” —Rolling Stone Magazine

Clark’s call for DOJ action on cyber threats against women receives House backing

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Read the embedded press release by Congresswoman Katherine Clark on her push for the DOJ to prosecute cyber threats and other crimes through congressional appropriation instructions:
http://katherineclark.house.gov/index.cfm/press-releases?ID=8E3ED4B2-BCB5-40B9-8696-D2A6EEA07C52

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Under the guise of pushing for journalistic reform and anti-censorship in gaming, GamerGate has targeted prominent women critics and designers like Sarkeesian, Zoe Quinn, Brianna Wu and Leigh Alexander with a relentless campaign of threats and harassment.” —Rolling Stone Magazine

WAM!: Reporting, Reviewing, and Responding to Harassment on Twitter

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Read the embedded peer reviewed report from WAM! on how to improve Twitter’s harassment policies:
http://womenactionmedia.org/cms/assets/uploads/2015/05/wam-twitter-abuse-report.pdf

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Under the guise of pushing for journalistic reform and anti-censorship in gaming, GamerGate has targeted prominent women critics and designers like Sarkeesian, Zoe Quinn, Brianna Wu and Leigh Alexander with a relentless campaign of threats and harassment.” —Rolling Stone Magazine

Safeguarding Research: A Scholarly Roundtable on Gamergate, Part 2

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Read the embedded, second roundtable discussion at First Person Scholar on the approaches necessary to asses and research GamerGate: http://www.firstpersonscholar.com/safeguarding-research-part-2/

Part one can be found here: http://www.firstpersonscholar.com/safeguarding-research/

Note: This was published in March, 2015, and we missed it. Our apologies.

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Under the guise of pushing for journalistic reform and anti-censorship in gaming, GamerGate has targeted prominent women critics and designers like Sarkeesian, Zoe Quinn, Brianna Wu and Leigh Alexander with a relentless campaign of threats and harassment.” —Rolling Stone Magazine

Enforcer (volunteer staff) at PAX East stalks Brianna Wu

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Read the linked GamerGhazi page (or embedded archive) for a full rundown of the creepy tweets, including retweets of rape and death threats: http://www.reddit.com/r/GamerGhazi/comments/2y9jog/ggsympathetic_pax_enforcer_photostalking_brianna/

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Under the guise of pushing for journalistic reform and anti-censorship in gaming, GamerGate has targeted prominent women critics and designers like Sarkeesian, Zoe Quinn, Brianna Wu and Leigh Alexander with a relentless campaign of threats and harassment.” —Rolling Stone Magazine

Randi Harper, Alex Lifschitz, Zoe Quinn, and Sheri Rubin announce the Online Abuse Prevention Initiative

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Read the embedded page for the new Online Abuse Prevention Initiative, announced at GDC 2015:
http://onlineabuseprevention.org/

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Under the guise of pushing for journalistic reform and anti-censorship in gaming, GamerGate has targeted prominent women critics and designers like Sarkeesian, Zoe Quinn, Brianna Wu and Leigh Alexander with a relentless campaign of threats and harassment.” —Rolling Stone Magazine

InfoSec Dumps Journalist to Placate GamerGate

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Read the embedded GoFundMe page for the lowdown of InfoSec rushing to placate the mob that is GamerGate, and throwing the journalist who dared to write about them under the bus:
http://www.gofundme.com/nnp66w

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Under the guise of pushing for journalistic reform and anti-censorship in gaming, GamerGate has targeted prominent women critics and designers like Sarkeesian, Zoe Quinn, Brianna Wu and Leigh Alexander with a relentless campaign of threats and harassment.” —Rolling Stone Magazine

Wikipedia final decision on GamerGate

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Read the embedded Final Decision by the Wikipedia Arbcom on the GamerGate controversy:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Arbitration/Requests/Case/GamerGate#Final_decision

It might be useful to read here first: https://eudaimonaiaclaughter.wordpress.com/2015/01/25/247/

and here: https://storify.com/adulus/wikipedia-the-good-old-boys

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Under the guise of pushing for journalistic reform and anti-censorship in gaming, GamerGate has targeted prominent women critics and designers like Sarkeesian, Zoe Quinn, Brianna Wu and Leigh Alexander with a relentless campaign of threats and harassment.” —Rolling Stone Magazine

It’s ‘100 per cent terrorism’

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Read the embedded article on a SWATing attempt of GamerGate critic, Ashley Lynch, by /baphomet:
http://www.theprovince.com/news/vancouver/cent+terrorism+Burnaby+victim+decries+Internet+SWATing/10725977/story.html

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Under the guise of pushing for journalistic reform and anti-censorship in gaming, GamerGate has targeted prominent women critics and designers like Sarkeesian, Zoe Quinn, Brianna Wu and Leigh Alexander with a relentless campaign of threats and harassment.” —Rolling Stone Magazine