GamerGate can’t be solved by the government, says Australian senator
In the wake of the ongoing Internet culture war, GamerGate, women and minorities are fighting to have their voices heard in the gaming community — but should government lend a hand?
Alongside Star Wars cosplay, Fallout 4 promos and VR headsets, conversations about equality were happening everywhere at the recent gaming convention PAX Australia in Melbourne.
As the only Australian senator likely to be able to name a 21st century video game title, let alone explain one of the culture’s peak battlegrounds, Mashable Australia asked Australian Greens senator and PAX panellist, Scott Ludlam, for his view on the matter. Read more…