Being good to each other is so important, guys.
"Ghostbusters" starring Mindy Kaling, America Ferrera, Aubrey Plaza, and Rebel Wilson
Sorry to do this to you on a Monday, but My So-Called Life premiered 20 years ago today and we are old.
Did you guys know Rayanne married an English Lord? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A._J._Langer#Personal_life
Just here to help your pub quiz team, everybody.
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This interview is the best reflection I’ve read of how I feel being a woman in the tech industry. I get more respect than a lot of my female coworkers, being on the product side and somewhat technically aware, but I don’t get guy-level respect. My ideas are routinely ignored, or ascribed to other male coworkers.
I know my coworkers aren’t consciously doing this. Calling them out on it is, for the most part, pointless: it will be seen as irrational, overly sensitive, or aggressive. And yet, when I talk to other women, we do generally feel like our expertise isn’t valued, that we have to justify our arguments beyond reason, and that our challenges are simply ignored. It may not be sexism: we may really all just be worse at our jobs. But I doubt it.
So I like the approach this interview takes. No judgements, no sense that men are consciously to blame, just a clear, honest description of how things have been for this particular women during her career.
I’m perpetually six months late to popular culture (gouchos, Snapchat) and only picked up this incredible book after seeing Adichie speak in Decatur in March. She has written a story that deftly addresses race, womanhood, and privilege, and it’s…
Sweet list, Brooke. Now pumped about the first one.
I endorse this philosophy.
Yes, that is 1000% percent okay! Please share it with us when you’re done, we’d love to see it :)
Thanks for asking, you beautiful tropical fish!!
female actors getting pissed off at sexist interview questions is my new favourite thing
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