You don't need to be a feminist to help stop rape. You can even be a frat boy!
You don't need to be a feminist to help stop rape. You can even be a frat boy! Rape is an epidemic now: we may not be able to change the culture overnight, but trained bystanders just might be able to prevent an attack. Written by prominent feminist and anti-rape activist Jessica Valenti.
Anne-Cécile Mailfert, une féministe qui ose, Inrocks Feb 2015
Deliberating Bodies: Sexism and Congress
AUGUST 29, 2014 Deliberating Bodies: Sexism and Congress BY EVAN OSNOS
Les filles sortent la tête du bac
Longtemps exclues de l’examen, les bachelières réussissent désormais mieux que les garçons.
26 Problems Only Anxious People Will Understand
Mental health: anxious people. Loved this so much! It might help people to deal with irrational anxiety traits by associating each trait with these hilarious scenarios they use here as illustration.
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What Led This Woman To Become A Firefighter In Her 60s?
Andrea Peterson, 68-Year-Old Firefighter: "When I was a child, my mother and I were trapped in a burning building in Los Angeles. The firemen rescued us & when I said “I’m gonna be a firemen just like you!” they laughed. “You’ll be a good mommy, you’ll be a good teacher, maybe you’ll be a nurse, but you can never be a fireman.” I had to wait a lifetime to be the real me."
Women in Business Q&A: Yan Qu, VP of Data Science, ShareThis
Yan Qu is VP of Data Science and Chief Scientist at ShareThis, where she leads the data science initiatives. She has designed Social Quality Index (SQI) - and unique metric for valuing the social activity that occurs around online content. SQI won th...