Actually, this is about ethics in journalism

Gamergate — you remember, the misogynistic hate movement that started in 2014 — quickly became a cyclone of harassment and opportunism that gave a particular tradition of terror on the internet a brand. It was never originally about “ethics in gaming journalism,” but this incredible revelation from BuzzFeed News, which will go down as the sickest own of the year, is about ethics in journalism: Breitbart’s right-wing “personality,” Milo Yiannopoulos, is a name used by one pundit and allegedly up to 44 interns, some of whom come from 4chan.

Yiannopoulous rose to “fame” on the slimy tentacles of Gamergate, steering a mob toward what he called “angry feminists” and “unethical journalists.” As it turns out, his byline was also literally a…

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