All posts by Stephen Beard

Writer from Liverpool, UK

Game of Thrones in nasty scene shocker

Producers of the TV Series “Game of Thrones” came under fire after depicting a scene in which Sansa Stark is raped. In this short article, I question why it appears to now be taboo to depict violence against women in fiction...

/ October 7, 2015

Videogames don’t make you violent – or sexist

Over the past year, there has been a lot of controversy about alleged sexism in the Gaming Industry and Culture. In my début article for Spiked Online, I put forward the argument that Gaming does not have a sexism problem, and that those...

/ October 7, 2015