You think GamerGate misogyny has gone away? Oh hell to the no. After Brianna Wu cancelled her company exhibit at PAX East over threats of violence and concerns about inadequate security – remember, there have now been actual attempts to kill women over this – she went personally, herself, to appear on a panel about censorship. And this happened:

Of course, the GamerGate response is to launch a Fear, Uncertainty, and… oh, we’ll say Denial (“shitpost”) operation:

eta: Brianna Wu responds:

Tycho, Gabe? The ball’s in your court. This guy needs to be banned from all PAX events, everywhere. Forever.

eta2 on Monday: Brianna appears to be satisfied with how it was handled. Good.


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