Tag Archive for sexual harassment

Tropes vs. Women on the Internet: Having Opinions

One of the big pieces of news over the past few weeks has been the organized¬†harassment campaign¬†(trigger warning) against Anita Sarkeesian of Feminist Frequency. What she did wrong, according to the harassers, was to dare to put up a Kickstarter project to raise funds to create a series of web videos examining common stereotypcial female characters in videogames. She hasn’t…

Convention Sexual Harassment and #EAFail

  I haven’t spoken up about the failness that is #EAfail, partly because I’ve been doing detective work,¬†collecting many of the links you see in this post, keeping tabs on what’s going on in the Twitter stream, and just gathering my thoughts on it after several days of perspective. If you haven’t heard about it, this post gives a good…