Police swarm Katherine Clark’s home after apparent hoax

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Read the embedded Boston Globe article on the attempted SWATing of Congresswoman Katherine Clark, a leading figure in enforcing laws against online abuse and harassment:
http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2016/02/01/cops-swarm-rep-katherine-clark-melrose-home-after-apparent-hoax/yqEpcpWmKtN6bOOAj8FZXJ/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

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

Federal bill would target dangerous prank of SWATing

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Read the embedded article from Aljazeera America, by Azure Gilman, on a new bill to more adequately respond to, punish, and prevent SWATing, with quotes from Randi Harper: http://alj.am/7×76

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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

Rookie Rep. Katherine Clark Takes Fight To Online Abusers

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Read the embedded article and listen to the recording of Rep. Katherine Clark, speaking on WBUR of her push to have Congress and law enforcement work harder to protect victims of online harassment and threats:
http://www.wbur.org/2015/07/08/clark-online-harassment-gamers

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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

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

Zoe Quinn and Others Address Online Stalking and Harassment at Congressional Briefing

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Read the embedded post about the Congressional Briefing on Cyberstalking, on which Zoe Quinn was one of many panelists:
http://www.samanthablackmon.net/notyourmamasgamer/?p=7627

https://youtu.be/Gj-UXfUdeBA

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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

Q&A With The Congresswoman Taking On Gamergate

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Read the Embedded Q&A with Congresswoman Katherine Clark on her push to get law enforcement to better respond to online threats and abuse: http://techcrunch.com/2015/03/13/qa-with-the-congresswoman-taking-on-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

Brianna Wu: It’s time for the FBI to prosecute Gamergate trolls

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Read Brianna Wu’s embedded op-ed on the need for law enforcement to take online threats seriously, and the recent push by Massachusetts Rep. Katherine Clark for the DOJ and FBI to take online “emotional terrorism” more seriously:
http://www.dailydot.com/opinion/brianna-wu-fbi-death-threats-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

Rep. Katherine Clark: The FBI Needs to Make Gamergate ‘A Priority’

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Read the embedded article about Massachusetts Congresswoman Katherine Clark, and her efforts to push the DoJ and FBI to better respond (or respond at all) to online threats:
http://jezebel.com/rep-katherine-clark-the-fbi-needs-to-make-gamergate-a-1690599361

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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