Here’s another round of links, some humorous – some definitely not so humorous – surrounding discrimination, diversity in tech/games, GamerGate, and more:

  • NY Times – Doctor Says No Overtime; Pregnant Worker’s Boss Says No Job: http://nyti.ms/ZNMinJ
  • The Daily Beast – Of Gamers, Gates, and Disco Demolition: The Roots of Reactionary Rage: http://thebea.st/10cfkO [One of my favorites; matches up with my theory that we’re at a tipping point and the tide is turning in our favor, even uses my marriage equality analogy too]
  • NY Times – Credit Card Upgrades Are Ordered to Protect People’s Data: http://nyti.ms/1wooyBk [Obama signs executive order for the federal government to work to protect people’s data more thoroughly. Not just about credit cards.]
  • Joseph Scrimshaw – The Worst Insult Ever: http://bit.ly/1t2Eiw1
  • Raw Story – #GamerGate is an attack on ethical journalism: http://bit.ly/1wWQJHq [Great take down of why GG is actually AGAINST ethics in journalism]
  • NY Times – Voyeur Case Spurs Rabbis to Add Post for Women: http://nyti.ms/1tfhh7X [Well that’s an article title I never expected to see.]
  • Vice – Does Someone Have To Actually Die Before Gamergate Calms Down?: http://bit.ly/1wdz0MR
  • Vox – #GamerGate: Here’s why everybody in the video game world is fighting: http://bit.ly/1vxk78Z
  • NY Times – Are Women Better Decision Makers?: http://nyti.ms/1pAQLB4
  • Gawker – How We Got Rolled by the Dishonest Fascists of Gamergate: http://bit.ly/ZHnrBD

And here’s something cute to take away the pain: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AcXOiuiBU6Y