gamergate

gamergate

Posts about the mid-2010s movement called GamerGate, that pioneered many of the tactics used by right-wing populists online.
May
14
Right-wing activists are using Twitter's trans policies to silence their critics

Right-wing activists are using Twitter's trans policies to silence their critics

The next wave of online tactics used by the alt-right are being deployed, right now, in the world of comics. How long before they hit the mainstream?
3 min read
Jan
06

Understanding chan culture, the birthplace of GamerGate

Boing Boing has published a fascinating exploration of chan culture – the society of “anons” that congregate around 4chan and its
1 min read
Oct
29

Social media, data journalism and #gamergate

I thought that yesterday’s brief post on #gamergate would be all I had to say on the subject – but
2 min read