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Game Industry Women Need You To Stop Defining Them By Their Trauma

The games industry is in a moment of reckoning. Over the past few weeks, a series of damning reports have shed details about the culture of harassment experienced by women at the hands of big gaming companies like Ubisoft and Activision Blizzard.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Game Industry Women Need You To Stop Defining Them By Their Trauma

The games industry is in a moment of reckoning. Over the past few weeks, a series of damning reports have shed details about the culture of harassment experienced by women at the hands of big gaming companies like Ubisoft and Activision Blizzard.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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How Men Can Talk to Other Men About Sexual Harassment

Not all men are guilty of perpetrating sexual harassment against women in the workplace and beyond. But all men have an instrumental role to play in the broader effort to combat the harassment of women, and it starts with simply talking about the issue with other men.Read more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

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Hogwarts Legacy Developer Quits Following Backlash Over YouTube Channel

Troy Leavitt, the game developer at the centre of a controversy last month after it was discovered he had run “a reactionary YouTube channel focused on attacking feminism and social justice”, has resigned from his position at Avalanche Software, developers of the upcoming Harry Potter game Hogwart’s Legacy.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Hogwarts Legacy Developer Quits Following Backlash Over YouTube Channel

Troy Leavitt, the game developer at the centre of a controversy last month after it was discovered he had run “a reactionary YouTube channel focused on attacking feminism and social justice”, has resigned from his position at Avalanche Software, developers of the upcoming Harry Potter game Hogwart’s Legacy.Read more… Continue Reading at https://kotaku.com

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Welcome to the Matriarchy: The Manosphere Is Freaking Out Over a Kamala Harris Presidency

Last week, as electoral returns began strongly favoring Joe Biden, commenters on a political discussion board for members of Reddit’s notoriously misogynistic The Red Pill sounded the alarm over the inevitability of a woman president. “Biden will either step down, be killed, or be unfit to serve within 2 years of his…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Welcome to the Matriarchy: The Manosphere Is Freaking Out Over a Kamala Harris Presidency

Last week, as electoral returns began strongly favoring Joe Biden, commenters on a political discussion board for members of Reddit’s notoriously misogynistic The Red Pill sounded the alarm over the inevitability of a woman president. “Biden will either step down, be killed, or be unfit to serve within 2 years of his…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Tucker Carlson Cites ‘Studies’ Proving Men Turn To Alcohol When Women Earn Than They Do

According to Tucker Carlson, “study after study” proves that women earning more than their male counterparts causes alcoholism, drug abuse, out-of-wedlock births, and prison. On his show last night, Carlson made the stunning assertion, rejecting the notion that rising women’s wages is a “victory …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Why Do Liberals Unfriend People Over Politics? Because Conservatives Are Soulless Monsters

Every now and then, a new article (or a repost of an old one) makes the rounds on social media discussing how liberals are more likely to unfriend people over politics both online and in the real world. Usually the context of the post is to show how “intolerant” the left is but what is […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: Women Hate Republicans

The Banter Long Read: Republicans have a demographic problem. No, not the one about blacks and Latinos and, no, not the one about Baby Boomers dying off. This is a new one and potentially even more lethal to the long term prospects of the GOP… To continue reading this article, please go …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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Trump’s “Pro-Life” UN Delegation Is So Extreme, Even Iran Thinks They’re Crazy

While we’re focused on the big ticket items like the Mueller probe and Michael Cohen’s impending polonium poisoning, it’s important to keep track of all the other horrible things Trump is doing if for no other reason than to keep conservatives from claiming they were innocent victims of …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Hillary Clinton Attacked for Telling the Truth About Her Loss

In the 2016 campaign, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was criticized for…well, everything, but in particular for her remarks that half of Donald Trump’s voters could be thrown into the “basket of deplorables” for their racism and misogyny. She wasn’t wrong – look at this video from The …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Vile Misogynist Rudy Giuliani Insults Hillary Clinton Over Her Weight At Trump Fundraiser

Failed presidential candidate and notorious racist Rudy Giuliani reportedly insulted Hillary Clinton about her weight  at a Trump fundraiser in his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida this weekend. Reported Axios: On Friday night, President Trump entertained around 250 Republican donors in …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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BANTER EXCLUSIVE: Victimhood, Fame, And My Date With Aziz Ansari

This is not a story about Aziz Ansari harassing or assaulting me. This is not a story blaming “Grace,” the woman accusing Aziz Ansari of sexual misconduct. This is a story intended to be part of a larger, more complicated conversation that is far from binary, a place my younger self would not have …Continue […]

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Hey Men, Your Satire Sucks

Just today, Young Turks founder and head anchor Cenk Uygur was called out for a series of misogynistic blog posts he wrote in the early 2000s. These posts included complaints about not getting laid enough (“It seems like there is a sea of tits here, and I am drinking in tiny droplets”), rules …Continue reading Continue […]

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Try Not to Die Laughing: The Women of the Alt-Right Are Furious at the Raging Misogyny of…the Alt-Right

Ben Cohen, the Editor-in-Chief of The Daily Banter, does not allow us to write verbalizations like “LOL” or “Bwahahaha!” in our articles because this is a high class establishment and I totally respect that. Despite this prohibition, after reading this article from Salon, ““Alt-right” women are …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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MEMBERS ONLY: The Dirty Secrets of Manhood

The Banter Long Read: This article might get me booted out of the man club, but knowing the horror stories that have been injected into the world by the latest series of all-male sexual predators, I’m not sure I want to be a member despite the fact that I’m happy with my masculinity: my two […]

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Deplorables Terrified Of Impending Manocide After Big Democratic Wins

(SATIRE WARNING!) Yesterday morning they emerged ready. Millions of Americans headed to the polls to cast their votes. For most it was a day like any other, but for some, misogynists and bigots, Judgement Day had arrived in the environs of the Commonwealth of Virginia and the state of New Jersey. …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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I Don’t Give a Sh*t About Harvey Weinstein

Americans and the American media only seem to grasp a tragedy, problem, disaster or disease when it happens to a celebrity. I guess we can’t help it. We’re just narrow-minded imbeciles who require a larger-than-life figure through which to experience human emotion vicariously, even if the exact …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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