#NotYourShield was started by an anonymous 4chan user on September 3, 2014, responding to a call to organize on a #GamerGate thread on /v/.ETA:
Something like Polar Roller is also known for having been fired from his place of work due to his involvement in GamerGate.
And demand the SJWs stop using you as a shield to deflect genuine criticism
—Archive of Post
About fifteen minutes after the 4chan post, it was used in a tweet by Twitter user .
Friday, March 6, 2015
Did white people create #NotYourShield? No.
From NotYourShield - GamerGate Wiki: