If you've never seen Anita Sarkeesian's web show, Feminist Frequency, you should — it's smart and articulate pop-culture analysis from, you guessed it, a feminist perspective. In May, she launched a Kickstarter project to fund a series she wanted to do on lady tropes in video games. She received a lot of support; she also received a lot of harassment. If there were a checklist for "shit the internet's underbelly can accomplish," her experience would have hit all the major points: vile YouTube comments, awful edits to her Wikipedia page, hate speech, maybe even a dash of organized 4chan attacks.
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