My only real criteria for a successful mashup is that the two things being smooshed together are things I really like. So, yeah, Mad Men meets Mean Girls?
Soup for thought
Feminism is not a 4 letter-word
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VentureBeat How to fix Google's gender gap in 3 weeks VentureBeat To judge by many solutions proposed by well-meaning tech leaders, the path to gaining more gender balance is a long one: Better STEM education for girls, more outreach by engineering...
The many stereotypes of black women are used to justify violence and aggression against them. Because black women are mythologized as gold-digging, angry, physically strong, provocative shrews some black men assume (and this is something that having a mama, a auntie, a grandmother who raised you, or your own damn daughters doesn’t change) that if/when black women are hit, they asked for (or deserved) it. At the end of the day many men empathize with other men and instead of vilifying any act of violence, physical or otherwise, against anyone, especially a woman, they attempt to justify it. They put themselves in the shoes of the aggressor, but not the victim, and see themselves as blameless and reactionary, rather than violent and misogynistic.
The graphic image is potentially triggering, and the central message is that if a woman has been drinking, she is somewhat responsible for anything that might happen to her.
Rape culture breeds with silence, Good petition move and action.
Put simply, to understand one of the roots of police brutality, one need only look at what its most ardent defenders are saying.
A just world, unfortunately, does not exist.
But just people absolutely do and that what keeps the moral world.
Creating Gender and Cultural Diversity in Your Organization Huffington Post Just as every company has a profit and revenue goal, every company should have gender and cultural diversity goals. Like any goal, these should stretch the organization.
Look at the companies with the best practices for diversity, and you'll see these strategies and tactics in action.
• Novartis Pharmaceuticals, for instance -- No. 1 on Diversity Inc.'s Top 50 companies -- builds diversity and people-related objectives into annual performance reviews. It has a vice president of diversity and inclusion. And it has more than 15 employee resource programs aimed at encouraging diversity and talent development.
Strong women, strong ads: Marketers target female empowerment Tribune-Review From highlighting the phrase “like a girl,” to telling women to stop saying “sorry,” to promoting all the things “girls can” do, these messages help raise strong girls...
Advertising agency coming out of age.
They now target women who are
And it's about time that you can be a girl and that you can be strong
"Ignore the barrage of violent threats and harassing messages that confront you online every day. ..Click To Enlarge
The visible and pervasive culture of harassment is a Myth?
Hollywood 40's diva tops the list, as you can read these lines, Hedy Lamarr’s invention of a secret communications system during World War II for radio-controlling torpedoes, laid the technological foundations for everything from Wi-Fi to GPS.
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The Piketty-fueled debate about wealth inequality continues to rage. So do conversations about gender equality. At the intersection of the two comes a new report from economists Caroline Freund and Sarah Oliver of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, who point out that the rich who are getting richer are disproportionately, overwhelmingly men.
Female billionaires make up only about 10 percent of the total entries on the 2014 Forbes World Billionaires list
Extremists from the Islamic State have killed at least 500 people, including women and children, Iraqi officials said. Some of the victims were buried alive.
No tolerance for Yazidis, Christians, and Kurds? NO tolerance for ISIS. Make ISIS covert to Humanity.
Jodie Marsh has spoken honestly about her horrific domestic abuse experiences with two ex-boyfriends who beat her when she was younger
A British celebrity warn fans about the dangers of being in a destructive relationship and advise victims to "get out before it's too late".
feminists - Feminists are tweeting stunning selfies in response to @LilyBolourian’s satirical hashtag movement called #FeministsAreUgly. This movement is...
"Beauty is the in eye of the beholder."
it's just that over the years makeup has become the standard. So seeing a girl without make up Isn't ugly , just different
Dave Burton, 32, from Chalfont St Peter, Bucks., had his first child, Mia, with wife Sam just over two years ago and felt totally lost when it came to caring for her.
To be a good father in this age, you need an app. A clueless dad compiled this app for younger generation. I'm not sure how we brought up families without apps..lol.
First), the startup community is a small one, and founders rely heavily on social capital and goodwill to navigate it.
Sexism in Funding.
No wonder we still hear this slogan:
"I look forward to the day when my gender does not affect how people view my business."
Annoying people are everywhere, they hurt most in the office. While you can’t control them, you can control how you deal with annoying people
I pick the backstabber as the worst and the gossiper as the runner up. what about you?
Two categories of people who are Against Feminism:
Openly misogynistic dumb idiots.
Fake, wishy-washy "Equality-ists"
A good response to the 'I don't need Feminism' stuff going around
CBC News has obtained an alarming report about sexual exploitation in Newfoundland and Labrador that the provincial government funded three years ago and then locked away, citing public safety concerns.
Here are some of the researchers’ findings the government maintains that are too sensitive to release:
We all know women like this: a powerhouse career, two gorgeous kids, well-toned body, time for the book club, the gym, the theater, date nights with her spouse and glamorous vacations. We look at
Stop fooling ourselves pretending women can have it all. Only when women command influence in sufficient numbers will we create a society that genuinely works for all women. That will be a society that works for everyone.