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Feminist or Bust?

Am I feminist? As a woman living and working in Britain in 2014 I have no other option but to say 'well duh, yeah. How could I not be?! 599 more words
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OPINION: GamerGate, and why I hate "Gamers".

Arrr Gamergate. I might as well weigh in here as it seems as good a topic to have my first opinion piece on. So let’s go to the beginning and see what it is all about? 1,764 more words

Anita Sarkeesian

Microsoft CEO: Company Has No Pay Gap Between Men And Women

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS Seattle) – Microsoft’s new CEO is once again wading into the debate over the pay gap between men and women in the tech industry, claiming that no pay gap exists at the company he runs. 282 more words

News

Watch These 'Potty-Mouthed Princesses' Shout F-Bombs To Fight Discrimination

If you’re the kind of person who loves it when little kids curse, this might be your favorite video of the year. But if you’re also the kind of person who loves when precocious children act silly for a very serious topic, then the Internet’s not going to get much better than this. 223 more words

Web Culture

Americans Think #Equal Pay Is Working Womens' Biggest Issue

You have have seen the media furor over Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s (subsequently retracted) comments at a women’s conference this week.  The attention he received for his advice that women… 272 more words

"The tech industry can be really intimidating, not because male developers are necessarily better or more knowledgeable, but because there is a strong feeling that they have no interest in what you have to say."

Last week, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made a speech encouraging women not to ask for pay rises and to instead “have faith that the system will actually give you the right raises as you go along”.  366 more words

Feminism