Sea Lions, Tone Police and Concern Trolls, OH MY | The FREQ Show – Feminist Frequency

Sea Lions, Tone Police and Concern Trolls, OH MY | The FREQ Show

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Carolyn Petit

Managing Editor

Ebony Adams

Operations Director and rogue snuffleupagus

Anita Sarkeesian

Executive Director and Buffy the Vampire Slayer Enthusiast

For anyone interested in discussing intersectional feminist topics, the internet can sometimes feel like an exhausting obstacle course populated with people who use an assortment of tactics in an effort to prevent those conversations from happening. But how can you tell the difference between someone who wants to participate in a conversation and someone who wants to derail it? In this video, we help you identify the tactics of sea lions, tone police, concern trolls, and other denizens of online spaces who just want to stop you from actually talking about the things that matter to you.

See the Wondermark strip about sea lions referenced in the video.

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