With a best-selling book and a buzzy YouTube channel to her name, Kezia Noble claims to have trained more than 1 million men. She insists she imparts “emotional intelligence” rather than sleazy techniques – but even she concedes that “the pick-up artistry scene is fairly anti-women.”
Canada, UK and Brazil considering banning the “pick-up” artist for promoting abusive and manipulative behavior towards women.
A Toronto woman claims she was once sent messages from Blanc on Tinder.
The #TakeDownJulienBlanc campaign got IRL in a big way.
Spoiler alert: They sound creepy as hell.
He goes by the handle Tuthmosis and he says he’s happy to be creating a safe space for men on the internet.
After a user took advantage of the service to promote and publish a book promoting rape culture, Kickstarter has banned “seduction guides” and similar content. WARNING: Graphic language.
A pick-up artist is teaming up with men’s rights activist to solicit donations for a Feminist Defense Fund. Donations can be made by bitcoin, of course.
Pickup artist tactics for getting women into bed won’t turn ordinary men into rapists, say experts — but they can convince people that coercing women into sex is normal.
Dan McDonley launched his first business selling medicinal herbs online as a college student before becoming a professional pickup artist. Now, he builds something no trendy office can live without.