Tags » Chick Stuff

The Glass Universe: Harvard's Women Who Revolutionized Astronomy 

At the turn of the 20th-century, assistants at Harvard’s observatory took to mapping the stars and paved the way for women in science. 

The Glass Universe: Harvard’s Women Who Revolutionized Astronomy – The Atlantic


Chick Stuff,

Moana: The controversy behind Disney’s groundbreaking new princess

Rebecca Hains, author of The Princess Problem: Guiding Our Girls through the Princess-Obsessed Years, definitely views Moana’s physical appearance as progress. “I think that’s very significant,” she says. 154 more words

Media And Culture,

Satanic Temple Says Texas's New Rules on Fetal Burial Violate Their Religious Freedom

In December, Texas will impose new rules requiring all fetal remains to be buried or cremated, a sneaky way to impede abortion access and make patients feel just a little worse, all at the same time. 43 more words

Chick Stuff,

Sommeliers not Female-Sommeliers 

We are in a time of exploding women in the wine industry. But the term “female winemaker” or “female sommelier” rankles. 

Why I Hate Female Sommeliers and So Should You | VinePair


Chick Stuff,

The U.N. Sent 3 Foreign Women To The U.S. To Assess Gender Equality. They Were Horrified. 

The human rights experts concluded that the country falls far behind most others.

…The women’s other recommendations for the U.S. include passing campaign finance reform that would allow more women to be elected into office, because the networks that raise money for political candidates are mostly dominated by men. 85 more words

Domestic Affairs,