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How to attack a woman who works in video gaming | theguardian.com

A culture of hate and suspicion has descended on the games industry, and at the centre of the vortex is a familiar foe: women. Ask Anita Sarkeesian and Zoe Quinn. 70 more words

Technology

Semester II, Week 2 – “Chantal goes Undercover”: Digital Security and Cyberbullying

INTRODUCTION

Today’s students have been born into a digital world. Yet, considerable disparity exists between the digital “haves” and the digital “have nots”. This “digital divide” mirrors a range of social inequalities, such as that of rich/poor, urban/rural and educated/uneducated. 241 more words

Digital Identity

Daily Kos trolls hard: 'Is it ever NOT okay to shoot dead an unarmed black man?'

Maybe the folks at the Daily Kos have tomorrow off, so they needed a double-strength tweet that compressed two days of trolling into one. They certainly found one in today’s tweet. 341 more words

US Politics

The Orbit-J.P. Arencibia Feud Has Ended...With a Hug

If you’re reading this, you already know about the long-running, hilarious frenemy troll rivalry between our amazing mascot Orbit and the Rangers’ J.P. Arencibia. (If for some reason, you’re not, … 176 more words

No more hiding behind aliases

I’ve decided to ditch the alias I’ve been using on Kinja pages (like IO9) and Tor.com and start using my real name.

Fake names and aliases tend to inspire people to do and say things they wouldn’t do or say when people know who they are. 320 more words

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