The War for the Soul of Geek Culture

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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

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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

Get a sneak preview of Law & Order SVU GamerGate episode

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Watch the embedded preview of Law & Order SVU GamerGate episode:
http://www.polygon.com/2015/2/5/7989625/law-and-order-svu-gamergate-episode

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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

Crash Override Network in the News

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Read the embedded Storify for links to the many press releases and articles on the Crash Override Network, a new support organization for victims of online abuse and harassment from GamerGate, 8chan, and elsewhere on the internet:
https://storify.com/sadcrow/crash-override-network-in-the-news

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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

Dyson rejects Gamergate, returns advertising to Gawker

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Read the embedded article on Dyson returning it’s advertising to Gawker:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/news/11289690/Dyson-rejects-Gamergate-returns-advertising-to-Gawker.html

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Inside GamerGate’s (successful) attack on the media

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Read the embedded article on GamerGate’s attacks on media advertisement, or open the page in a separate window:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-intersect/wp/2014/10/20/inside-gamergates-successful-attack-on-the-media

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