GamerGate and Culture War PoliticsI can't not say anything about this anymore. I've resisted in the past because I've had a lot of emotion invested in it, and I also haven't been able to fully define my feelings on the matter. Now I have, but I'll try to keep things short and to the point.GamerGate and Culture War Politics by eviltomp
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I don't like being neutral for neutrality's sake. I will stand and defend my beliefs.
Fundamentally, I side with GamerGate, and I feel that the core of the problem is with ""social justice warriors"". Of course, this doesn't tell the whole story.
BACKGROUND OF BELIEFS:
Growing up as a minority, growing up in San Francisco, growing up in the post-Civil Rights, post-Second-wave Feminism America, growing up with Mr. Rogers and Sesame Street has taught me a lot about the value of equality. That is---among other things---we should judge people based on the content of their character, and not by the color of their skin (or gender, sexuality, etc). In particular, I want to believe that any time I'VE been treated poorly,