1 hr 2 min

How Gaming Can Effectively Address Diversity & Inclusion Visionaries: Gaming, Media and the Internet Explained

    • Society & Culture

Gaming has long grappled with challenges related to diversity and inclusion. From the high-profile lawsuit targeting Activision Blizzard, the publisher behind World of Warcraft and Call of Duty, for gender discrimination, to a recent incident involving a colorist joke by OfflineTV co-founder William "Scarra" Li, the industry has shown a lack of inclusivity for individuals of diverse gender, race, ethnicity, or sexual orientation. In response to Li's comment, influencer and gaming executive Erin Ashley Simon joins the podcast to discuss the path forward in a constructive manner.



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Gaming has long grappled with challenges related to diversity and inclusion. From the high-profile lawsuit targeting Activision Blizzard, the publisher behind World of Warcraft and Call of Duty, for gender discrimination, to a recent incident involving a colorist joke by OfflineTV co-founder William "Scarra" Li, the industry has shown a lack of inclusivity for individuals of diverse gender, race, ethnicity, or sexual orientation. In response to Li's comment, influencer and gaming executive Erin Ashley Simon joins the podcast to discuss the path forward in a constructive manner.



"Humanizing stars are always going to be the best form of connecting and the best connecting stories."



Use code OVERCOME for $20 off a BEACN products today at www.beacn.com.



Subscribe to the Jacob Wolf & Mikhail Klimentov Patreon: www.patreon.com/JacobWolfMikhailKlimentov

1 hr 2 min

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