Satirical erotica author Chuck Tingle’s massive troll of conservative sci-fi fans, explained

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Read the embedded Vox article on Chuck Tingle and his trolling of the most hateful of scifi fans (and Hugo Award voters), and their gamergate supporters, with helpful background and added context:
http://www.vox.com/2016/5/26/11759842/chuck-tingle-hugo-award-rabid-puppies-explained

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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

Baldur’s Gate Developer States: Will Change Trans Character and Remove Gamergate Joke

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Read the embedded article Crave online, by Paul Tamburro, about Baldur’s Gate developers capitulation to online harassers, misogynists, sexists, and other generally awful human beings, on the trans character and side storyline, in the latest update:
http://www.craveonline.com/entertainment/974283-baldurs-gate-developer-states-will-change-trans-character-remove-gamergate-joke

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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

Feminist Frequency: Strategic Butt Coverings

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Watch the latest episode of from Anita Sarkeesian and Feminist Frequency:
http://feministfrequency.com/2016/01/19/strategic-butt-coverings

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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

Feminist Frequency: Women as Reward – Tropes vs Women in Video Games

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Watch the latest episode of from Anita Sarkeesian and Feminist Frequency:
https://youtu.be/QC6oxBLXtkU

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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

Anita Sarkeesian Interview in The Guardian

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Read the embedded interview with Anita Sarkeesian and Jessica Valenti in The Guardian, where they discuss the past year in Gamergate, where she and Feminist Frequency have been, where they are now, and where they will be going forward (hint, none of which include backing down or giving up):
http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2015/aug/29/anita-sarkeesian-gamergate-interview-jessica-valenti

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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

One Year Later, The Women Of Gamergate Open Up: There’s A Lot Of Work To Do, Still

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Read the embedded MTV News article and interview with Zoe Quinn and Brianna Wu, discussing what has changed for the better, but also the long way still to go in the fight against Gamergate, and sexism and misogyny in the tech and video game industry (and, really, society at large): http://www.mtv.com/news/2245633/gamer-gate-one-year-later/

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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

A moment that changed me – Gamergate

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Read the embedded editorial by Brianna Wu on what she’s learned and how she’s moving forward in the run-up to the one-year anniversary of Gamergate (the beginning of the “movement”, not the ongoing attacks):
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/aug/21/gamergate-sexism-games-industry-women-trolls

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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

‘This has got to change’: Women game developers fight sexism in industry

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Read the embedded article on the progress of women game developers against hate and misogyny, sexism, and the continued battle for safety and better representation in gaming (in the last year):
http://www.seattletimes.com/pacific-nw-magazine/game-on-women-are-developing-new-video-games-and-a-new-culture/

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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

Felicia Day Interview – Gamergate & Feminism

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Watch the embedded Red Carpet News interview with Felicia Day on Gamergate and Feminism:
https://youtu.be/ex4JCxwzImY

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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 calls out PC Gamer at Inspirefest 2015

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Watch the embedded video of Brianna Wu, at Inspirefest, calling out PC Gamer for not including any women in their E3 coverage: https://youtu.be/cOuhpApbRw4

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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