🔥Companies Don’t Exist Solely for Profit

Kyler Middleton
4 min readOct 9, 2019
At Blizzard HQ in Irvine, California, both the “Think Globally” and “Every Voice Matters” value plaques have been covered by paper by employees who disagree with the decisions made by Blizzard over the past 48 hours. -Source

Yesterday, a streamer for HearthStone, a game published by Blizzard, announced during a stream that they support the Hong Kong people as they protest against China’s crackdown on their protests. Blizzard moved quickly and decisively… to punish the streamer by revoking money the streamer had earned during the season, as well as breaking a contract with two hosts of a show the streamer was on, though they weren’t aware…

Kyler Middleton

DevNetSecOps, DevRel, cloud security chick. I will teach you, it’s unavoidable. She/Her 🏳️‍🌈🏳️‍🌈, INFJ-A, support the EFF!