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Women, Video Game Tropes and Depressingly Common Misogyny

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Posted June 13, 2012

Feminist Frequency‘s Anita Sarkeesian set up a Kickstarter for her project, “Women vs. Video Game Tropes” and received a hateful response. Rock Paper Shotgun, The Escapist and Think Progress have more. The Mary-Sue theorizes on what can be done.  Jezebel and Slate have pieces on how depressingly common misogynistic attacks are and Gamespot interviews Sarkeesian.

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