Twitter CEO: ‘We suck at dealing with abuse’

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Read the embedded article on Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter, acknowledging their awful record on combating abuse and harassment: http://www.theverge.com/2015/2/4/7982099/twitter-ceo-sent-memo-taking-personal-responsibility-for-the

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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: August Never Ends

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Read the embedded blog post from Zoe Quinn on her continued tribulations with GamerGate and an antiquated legal system, and how she plans to keep fighting: http://ohdeargodbees.tumblr.com/post/107838639074/august-never-ends

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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

Zennistrad: No GamerGate, Dan Olson Didn’t Break the Law

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Read the embedded Tumblr post by Zennistrad enlightening GamerGate trolls on why Dan Olson isn’t in all the trouble that they think he is. This is only necessary because for some reason there not being any charges, the article not being taken down wasn’t enough, oh and the difficulty with reading the laws through the lens of a rational human being:
http://zennistrad.tumblr.com/post/106738194518/no-gamergate-dan-olsen-didnt-break-the-law

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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

Roosh V’s game site Reaxxion tricked into publishing an old John Birch Society pamphlet as a GamerGate manifesto

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Read the embedded post by David Futrelle on Reaxxion being trolled into publishing a 1960s anti-communist propaganda ad:
http://wehuntedthemammoth.com/2015/01/08/roosh-vs-game-site-reaxxion-tricked-into-publishing-an-old-john-birch-society-pamphlet-as-a-gamergate-manifesto

The Reaxxion article in full:
https://archive.today/sozvN


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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

EFF: Facing the Challenge of Online Harassment

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Click through to read the entire statement by the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) on their stance against online harassment, specifically mentioning GamerGate: https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2015/01/facing-challenge-online-harassment

Excerpt:
“Unfortunately, instead of strengthening commitment to combating harassment, that financial risk would likely instead devastate online communities. Faced with a risk of such liability, many companies will choose to expel all forms of controversial speech from their platforms, including legitimate anger and political organizing. If, for example, any mention of Israel and Palestine sparked a barrage of harassment and then legal claims, how long would it be before service providers would ban mention of that political situation? When a magnet for harassment like Gamergate takes place on a social platform, will that platform’s operators seek to uncover who the wrongdoers are—or will they simply prohibit all from speaking out and documenting their experience?”

 

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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

Gamergaters on 8chan.co doxxed srhbutts

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Read the embedded Storify by A Man in Black on the doxing of srhbutts, and ethics in games journalism:
https://storify.com/adulus/gamergate-doxxed-srhbutts

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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

Arthur Chu, “The Jeopardy! Guy,” Talks About Gamergate And Web Harassment

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Read the embedded interview with Arthur Chu on GamerGate, or open the page in a separate window:
http://techcrunch.com/2014/12/01/arthur-chu-the-jeopardy-guy-talks-about-gamergate-and-web-harassment/

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Study: Internet Trolls Are Narcissists, Psychopaths, and Sadists

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Read the embedded article on a study examining internet trolls, or open the page in a separate window:
http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/your-online-secrets/201409/internet-trolls-are-narcissists-psychopaths-and-sadists

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Doxxing defense: Remove your personal info from data brokers

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Read the embedded article on ways to protect yourself from doxxing, or open the page in a separate window:
http://www.computerworld.com/article/2849263/doxxing-defense-remove-your-personal-info-from-data-brokers.html

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Why Women Get The Worst Of Internet Bullying

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Listen to the embedded NPR discussion of internet bullying, or open the page in a separate window:
http://www.npr.org/2014/11/16/364479377/why-women-get-the-worst-of-internet-bullying

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