The Anti-CNN Harassment Campaign Is Using the GamerGate Playbook

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Read the embedded Daily Beast article by Katherine Cross on Gamergate tactics being used by the Alt-right (also populated by gamergaters) against CNN:
http://www.thedailybeast.com/the-anti-cnn-harassment-campaign-is-using-the-gamergate-playbook

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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

Too many women have had their lives upended by the severe threats and harassment they have received online, and they often feel they have nowhere to turn for help. … These threats cause fear for personal safety, create a chilling effect on free speech, and have a negative economic impact for women conducting business online. That is why we’re asking the Department of Justice to enforce laws that are already on the books, and make these cases a priority.
—Congresswoman Katherine Clark

Brianna Wu: The Internet Ruined My Life

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Read the embedded CNN article by Sara Ashley O’Brien on Brianna Wu appearing on SyFy’s “The Internet Ruined My Life,” where after nearly two years and 200 death threats, online harassment has become just another aspect of her daily life:
http://money.cnn.com/2016/03/16/technology/syfy-the-internet-ruined-my-life-gamergate-brianna-wu/index.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

Too many women have had their lives upended by the severe threats and harassment they have received online, and they often feel they have nowhere to turn for help. … These threats cause fear for personal safety, create a chilling effect on free speech, and have a negative economic impact for women conducting business online. That is why we’re asking the Department of Justice to enforce laws that are already on the books, and make these cases a priority.” 
—Congresswoman Katherine Clark

New York Times: The Serial Swatter

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Read the linked article from the New York Times about a Canadian teenager who victimized female gamers through doxxing, blackmail, DDoS, and SWATing (and law enforcements inability, or refusal, to understand online crimes):
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/11/29/magazine/the-serial-swatter.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

GamerGaters Are Targeting People Who Were Victims of the Patreon Hack

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Read the embedded article from Motherboard on Gamergate targeting victims of the Patreon Hack:
http://motherboard.vice.com/read/gamergaters-are-targeting-people-who-were-victims-of-the-patreon-hack

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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

Gamergater uses hacked Patreon data to threaten supporters of a Gamergate critic

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Read the embedded blog post from We Hunted the Mammoth on Gamergate using hacked Patreon information to harass the supporters of their harassment targets:
http://wehuntedthemammoth.com/2015/10/14/gamergater-uses-hacked-patreon-data-to-threaten-supporters-of-a-gamergate-critic/

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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

Game of Fear

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Read the embedded article by Zachary Jason on Eron Gjoni’s purposeful creation of Gamergate as an army to stalk, harass, and punish an ex-girlfriend: http://www.bostonmagazine.com/news/article/2015/04/28/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

Thoughts from a woman who posts on the Internet

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Read the embedded blog post on why it is often scary being a woman on the internet:
https://medium.com/@dahanese/thoughts-from-a-woman-who-posts-on-the-internet-5380af6dbefc

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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

Online Isn’t The “Real World”—And Other Dangerous Lies

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Read the online op-ed by Chris Kluwe on the realities of online harassment, and what could and should happen next:
http://www.ravishly.com/2015/03/27/online-isnt-real-world%E2%80%94and-other-dangerous-lies

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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

I Set Out To Expose A Hate Movement In Gaming—So They Set Out To Destroy My Life

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Read the embedded blog post by Sarah Nyberg, known online as @srhbutts, on the lengths Gamergate will go silence any who speak out against their lies: http://www.ravishly.com/2015/03/02/sarah-nyberg-hate-movement-gaming-threats-abuse-bullying

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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