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The ArenaNet Catastrophe Has The Whole Game Industry Rethinking Harassment Policies
One week ago, two Guild Wars 2 narrative designers, Jessica Price and Peter Fries, were fired after Price called out a player of the game on Twitter, prompting widespread backlash. Since then, mobs ha... read more
Game devs have three choices interacting online: be a robot, log off — or risk the mob
In the years since, as the internet has ... game companies have started rethinking internal policies about online harassment and engagement on social media, in some cases trying to combat the “us vs t... read more
Game Company Fires Two Employees Who Complained About 'Mansplaining' on Twitter
"Game companies are generally unwilling to be honest with themselves about how they're complicit in creating and sustaining that environment," she tells The Verge... Price adds that she believes her f... read more
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Malcolm Turnbull signals a change on climate, but how bold will he be?
Perhaps he thought that as a large, rich, southern-hemisphere country, Australia has an opportunity in this international forum to carve out a place on the world stage. There are fewer "developed" cou... read more
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Amy Bishop UAH case: What role should personality or collegiality play in tenure decisions?
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