W24 – Racism and abuse: how Milo Yiannopoulos finally got banned for attacking Leslie Jones

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Professional harasser Milo Yiannopoulos has finally been made to face some consequences for his actions.   At long last, Breitbart writer and professional harasser Milo Yiannopoulos has been permanently banned from Twitter, following yet another one of his organised hate campaigns, this time against Ghostbusters actress Leslie Jones. Read my article about this over at … Read more

#GamerGate: It’s about using harassment to push a political agenda

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Note: This post is focused on the origins of #GamerGate. It’s part 1, because if I manage to find the emotional energy, I may write more. Lately, I’ve noticed a trend towards saying #GamerGate started out with basically good intentions but it somehow lost its way. No. From its origins in the infamous August that … Read more