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World media calls for end to harassment of women in games

Broadsheets and broadcasters around the globe rally against abusive #GamerGate supporters
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The world’s news outlets have finally started paying attention to #GamerGate and begun calling for action to be taken to stop its harassment of women.

Outlets such as CNNThe Washington PostBusiness InsiderBloombergForbes and New Statesman have lined up to decry its actions in the last 48 hours.

The New York Times even placed the issue on the front page of today’s paper edition, as well as covering it online. Meanwhile, others such as the BBC and The Guardiancontinue to criticise the attacks perpetrated by #GamerGate’s supporters.

Hell, even The Daily Mail has labelled the movement as a “sexism scandal”.

MCV has the full story.

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