WAM!: Reporting, Reviewing, and Responding to Harassment on Twitter

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Read the embedded peer reviewed report from WAM! on how to improve Twitter’s harassment policies:
http://womenactionmedia.org/cms/assets/uploads/2015/05/wam-twitter-abuse-report.pdf

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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

Enlisting Bystanders to Fight Online Abuse

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Read the embedded NYT Op-ed supporting tools that fight online harassment, including GGAutoblocker:
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/05/02/opinion/enlisting-bystanders-to-fight-online-abuse.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

Twitter starts tracking phone numbers to prevent its worst users from creating new accounts

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Read the embedded article on Twitter’s new anti-harassment tools:
http://www.theverge.com/2015/2/26/8116645/twitter-improves-abuse-reporting-tools-phone-numbers

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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 GG Anti-Harassment Super Troopers

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Read the embedded Storify for a look behind the curtain of the “Gamergate Anti-Harassment Patrol” by Alex Lifschitz:
https://storify.com/alexlifschitz/the-gg-anti-harassment-super-troopers

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GGautoblocker: The DIY Tool to Silence Twitter Harassment

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Read the embedded article on GGautoblocker, the anti-harassment tool created by Randi Harper:
http://motherboard.vice.com/read/the-diy-tool-to-silence-harassment-on-twitter

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Former-GamerGate-r (and continuing douchebag) Internet Aristocrat fights WAM! with slurs, abuse, dumb photoshops

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Read the embedded article on fights WAM! with hate and abuse, or open the page in a separate window:
http://wehuntedthemammoth.com/2014/11/20/former-gamergate-r-and-continuing-douchebag-internet-aristocrat-fights-wam-with-slurs-abuse-dumb-photoshops

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WAM! If Twitter Won’t Handle Its Massive Harassment Problem, These Women Will

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Read the embedded article on WAM! taking on Twitter harassment, or open the page in a separate window:
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/11/07/if-twitter-won-t-handle-its-massive-harassment-problem-these-women-will.html

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Mary Robinette Kowal: When reporting harassment, you are not the problem.

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Read the embedded blog post by Mary Robinette Kowal on reporting harassment, or open the page in a separate window:
http://maryrobinettekowal.com/journal/reporting-harassment-problem

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Jaym Gates: Self-Defense in an Online War

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Read the embedded blog post by Jaym Gates on ways to protect yourself when you’ve been a victim of stalking/harassment, or open the page in a separate window: http://jaymgates.com/harassment/363

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Zoe Quinn: What To Expect When You’re Expecting (the internet to ruin your life)

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Read the embedded blog post by Zoe Quinn on protecting yourself on the internet, or open the page in a separate window:
http://ohdeargodbees.tumblr.com/post/99694581114/what-to-expect-when-youre-expecting-the-internet-to