Chicago ‘Men’s Rights’ Meetup Infuriates Locals, Has Police On Lookout

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Read the embedded article on Chicago’s response to “Men’s Rights” activist Roosh Valizadeh’s pro-rape event:
https://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20160203/rogers-park/loyola-warns-students-of-pro-rape-mens-rights-meetup-near-campus

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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

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

6 WOMEN WHIPPING THE VIDEO GAME INDUSTRY INTO SHAPE

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Read the embedded Playboy.com article, by Katriel Paige, on women working towards changing the video game industry for the better (including Brianna Wu): http://www.playboy.com/articles/6-women-whipping-video-game-industry-into-shape

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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

The Tor Books Mess

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Read the embedded recap by author Jim C. Hines on Vox Day’s continued crusade against John Scalzi’s publisher, Tor Books, first attempted through Gamergate, and now through a similar, but less successful hate campaign in Science fiction/Fantasy fandom called the Sad/Rabid Puppies: http://www.jimchines.com/2015/06/the-tor-mess/

For more on the Sad/Rabid Puppy campaign read here: http://www.jimchines.com/2015/06/puppies-in-their-own-words/


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

Randi Harper: Why We Need ‘A Feminist Deck’

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Read the embedded blog post by Randi Harper on the importance of the Feminist Deck Kickstarter campaign:
http://blog.randi.io/2015/05/09/why-we-need-a-feminist-deck/

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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