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

GamerGate’s Next Target Is The Tech Industry: Are We Ready?

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Read the embedded article from Model View Culture about Gamergate’s expansion from medium to technology in general:
https://modelviewculture.com/news/gamergates-next-target-is-the-tech-industry-are-we-ready

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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

In the Documentary ‘GTFO,’ Female Video Gamers Fight Back

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Read the embedded article about the new documentary: GTFO, which runs the gamete of online abuse towards women, to the toxic masculinity that corrodes the tech world from within:
http://mobile.nytimes.com/2015/03/08/movies/in-the-documentary-gtfo-female-video-gamers-fight-back.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

Women are leaving the tech industry in droves

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Read the embedded article by Tracey Lien on how women are fleeing the tech industry’s sexism, misogyny, and glass ceilings:
http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-women-tech-20150222-story.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