GamerGate: A Culture War for People Who Don’t Play Video Games

Share

Read the embedded article about the non-gamer leaders of Gamergate, and how they are using the hate group as a weapon in their fight for cultural libertarianism:
http://www.newrepublic.com/article/122785/gamergate-culture-war-people-who-dont-play-videogames

For more on how to help, click here or on the Home tab.


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

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

Share

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/

For more on how to help, click here or on the Home tab.


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 attack study on video game losers lashing out at women … by lashing out at women

Share

Read the embedded blog post from We Hunted the Mammoth about Gamergates reaction to a study that sucking at video games made men more likely to be misogynistic assholes:
http://wehuntedthemammoth.com/2015/07/23/gamergaters-attack-study-on-video-game-losers-lashing-out-at-women-by-lashing-out-at-women/

For more on how to help, click here or on the Home tab.


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

Feminist Frequency: Jade – Positive Female Characters in Video Games

Share

Watch the latest episode of from Anita Sarkeesian and Feminist Frequency:
https://youtu.be/wCsu3YPOw50

For more on how to help, click here or on the Home tab.


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

Share

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.

For more on how to help, click here or on the Home tab.


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 Campo Santo Quarterly Review: Lost Boys

Share

Read the embedded essay in the Camp Santo Quarterly Review, by Duncan Fyfe, responding to the attacks on Jane Ng, following her comments on Gamergate:
http://www.camposanto.com/quarterlyreview/volume-2/issue-1/lost-boys/

For more on how to help, click here or on the Home tab.


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

In the Documentary ‘GTFO,’ Female Video Gamers Fight Back

Share

Read the embedded article about the new documentary: GTFO, which runs the gamete of online abuse towards women, to the toxic masculinity that corrodes the tech world from within:
http://mobile.nytimes.com/2015/03/08/movies/in-the-documentary-gtfo-female-video-gamers-fight-back.html

For more on how to help, click here or on the Home tab.


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 War for the Soul of Geek Culture

Share

Read the embedded article by Alisha Grauso on the ups of current geek culture, and the terrifying downs (yes, that means you GamerGate, 8chan, and other wellsprings of awfulness):
http://moviepilot.com/posts/2015/02/16/the-war-for-the-soul-of-geek-culture-2689164

For more on how to help, click here or on the Home tab.


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

‘Gamergate was inevitable’: Rami Ismail on the state of the games industry

Share

Read the embedded article by Keith Stuart, including quotes Rami Ismail, on the state of games, and GamerGate:
http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2015/jan/21/gamergate-inevitable-rami-ismail-games-industry

For more on how to help, click here or on the Home tab.


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 Developer Interviews About Gamergate: Silverstring Media

Share

Read the embedded interview with Silverstring Media, with Ian Miles Cheong:
http://www.gameranx.com/features/id/26194/article/game-developer-interviews-about-gamergate-silverstring-media

For more on how to help, click here or on the Home tab.


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