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In Defense of Gamers

Jacobin just posted a very interesting (and potentially quite controversial) article, “In Defense of Gamers,” by Peter Frase. An excerpt: “Gaming doesn’t have a problem; capitalism has a problem. Rather than seeing them simply as immoral assholes or deluded consumerists, … Continue reading

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Feminism, Consumption, Gaming

For whatever reason this week, the conversation about gaming and social life is exploding all over the internet. The New Inquiry, a fantastic magazine in its own right, has quite the interesting link dump: “TNI Syllabus: Gaming and Feminism.” For more … Continue reading

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