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:
  • The Daily Beast – Of Gamers, Gates, and Disco Demolition: The Roots of Reactionary Rage: [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: [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:
  • Raw Story – #GamerGate is an attack on ethical journalism: [Great take down of why GG is actually AGAINST ethics in journalism]
  • NY Times – Voyeur Case Spurs Rabbis to Add Post for Women: [Well that’s an article title I never expected to see.]
  • Vice – Does Someone Have To Actually Die Before Gamergate Calms Down?:
  • Vox – #GamerGate: Here’s why everybody in the video game world is fighting:
  • NY Times – Are Women Better Decision Makers?:
  • Gawker – How We Got Rolled by the Dishonest Fascists of Gamergate:

And here’s something cute to take away the pain: