SXSW Astounding Ideals of Cowardice

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Read the linked response from Chris Kluwe on the decision by SXSW to cancel anti-harassment panels in reaction to threats and harassment, and for their dealings with the Gamergate issue in the first place: https://the-cauldron.com/sxsw-s-astounding-ideals-of-cowardice-871764d3eb45

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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

Tech’s Harassment Problem Is Much Bigger Than This SXSW Catastrophe

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Read the Huffington Post editorial on why the SXSW decision to cancel the anti-harassment panel is not only bad for SXSW, but also for the tech industry, and part of the problem the panel was trying to highlight:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/sxsw-gamergate-panels-harassment_562f8299e4b0c66bae5964a4

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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

This Is Not a Game: How SXSW Turned GamerGate Abuse Into a Spectator Sport

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Read the embedded article by Arthur Chu on SXSW using Gamergate harassment as an excuse to cancel an anti-harassment panel, and other fuckery: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/10/27/this-is-not-a-game-how-sxsw-turned-gamergate-abuse-into-a-spectator-sport.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

Zoe Quinn Speaks Out on UN Cyberviolence Report

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Read the embedded article from Motherboard on Zoe Quinn’s and Anita Sarkeesian’s reaction to the UN Cyberviolence report:
http://motherboard.vice.com/read/im-disappointed-zoe-quinn-speaks-out-on-un-cyberviolence-report

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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

Ars Technica’s failed interview of Fredrick “Hotwheels” Brennan

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Read the embedded Storify by Jay Allen about Ars Technica’s irresponsible, harmful interview with Fredrick Brennan: https://storify.com/a_man_in_black/ars-technica-s-failed-interview-of-fredrick-hotwhe

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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

Brianna Wu’s studio, Giant Spacekat, pulls out of PAX East due to safety concerns (update)

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Read the embedded Polygon article on Giant Spacekat’s withdrawal from PAX East due to Gamergate-related safety concerns:
http://www.polygon.com/2015/2/19/8070269/brianna-wu-giant-spacekat-pulls-out-of-pax-east

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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

I’m Brianna Wu, And I’m Risking My Life Standing Up To Gamergate

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Click through to read the article by Brianna Wu on why she is risking her life to stand up against Gamergate, and what she wants to change: http://www.bustle.com/articles/63466-im-brianna-wu-and-im-risking-my-life-standing-up-to-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

Twitter CEO: ‘We suck at dealing with abuse’

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Read the embedded article on Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter, acknowledging their awful record on combating abuse and harassment: http://www.theverge.com/2015/2/4/7982099/twitter-ceo-sent-memo-taking-personal-responsibility-for-the

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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

The Cops Don’t Care About Violent Online Threats. What Do We Do Now?

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Read the embedded Jezebel article by Anna Merlan on the difficulty of getting the local authorities to understand the dangers from online threats: http://jezebel.com/the-cops-dont-care-about-violent-online-threats-what-d-1682577343

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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