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

SXSW: The most (and least) remarkable thing about the online harassment summit

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Read the embedded article in the Washington Post, by Brian Fung, on the online harassment summit at SXSW. Panelists included Brianna Wu, Randi Harper, Katherine Cross, and others:
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-switch/wp/2016/03/13/sxsw-the-most-and-least-remarkable-thing-about-the-online-harassment-summit/

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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

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

Signal Boost – GG attacks SXSW panels on online safety, harassment, and VR

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Read the embedded call for help against Gamergate’s downvoting brigade of South by Southwest (SXSW) panels that discuss online safety, or simply include people they don’t like:
https://jwernimont.wordpress.com/2015/08/18/signal-boost-gg-attacks-sxsw-panels-on-online-safety-harassment-and-vr/

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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

Video of #1ReasonToBe: A Celebration of Us

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Watch the embedded video of the #1ReasonToBe: A Celebration of Us panel from GDC 2015:
http://www.gdcvault.com/play/1021747/

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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

REVENGE OF THE SEALION: GAMERGATE’S CRUSADE AGAINST BLOCKING

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Read the embedded article by Katherine Cross on Gamergate and Mark Kern’s crusade to redefine free speech into their right to harass: http://feministing.com/2015/03/19/revenge-of-the-sealion-gamergates-crusade-against-blocking/

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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 #1ReasonToBe Panel At GDC Moved A Room Of Gamers To Tears

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Read Jessica Lachenal’s embedded blog post discussing the #1ReasonToBe Panel At GDC 2015:
http://www.themarysue.com/1reasontobe-gdc-2015/

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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

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Read the embedded article on the discussion on how to best, and most safely, critically analyze GamerGate:
http://www.firstpersonscholar.com/safeguarding-research

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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: Gamergate is about ethics in games journalism—but not in the way you think

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Read the embedded article by Zoe Quinn on GamerGate and ethics in journalism, or open the page in a separate window:
http://www.dailydot.com/opinion/zoe-quinn-gaming-journalism/

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