Gaming's endless struggle with abusive men

With the recent sexual assault allegations of former people’s champ GrandPooBear, I’ve been thinking a lot about his sudden heel turn, and I think this article hits him on the nose with a newspaper.

The Business of Selling White Women the Righteousness of Their Own Anger

This article is a beautiful takedown of the fake feminism people sell. Though, this article fails to mention anything at all about trans issues, who are also deeply effected by mobilized angry white women trying to destroy feminism.

Women Make

I stumbled upon this neat community of women makers the other day. Best of all they are trans/nonbinary inclusive.

‘Neopets’: Inside Look at Early 2000s Internet Girl Culture

As a girl who learned web development on Neopets, this is very much true and close to my heart.

Adam Ruins Everything - Why People Think Video Games Are Just for Boys

Adam Conover explains the history on Nintendo’s push to push women out of gaming. This is from the episode Adam Ruins Summer Fun of Adam Ruins Everything.

No girls allowed

Tracey Lien’s 2013 piece for Polygon reminds us that Nintendo invented the myth that games are for boys.

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