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This Girls' Summer Camp Could Help Change the World of #AI | WIRED #women #tech #genderequality #STEM

IN A SPARSE lecture room at Stanford University, six students are rehearsing a presentation they’ll later give to a roomful of VIPs from the university’s artificial intelligence lab…It’s presentation day at SAILORS, the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory’s Outreach Summer program, the country’s first AI summer camp for girls. 60 more words

Technology

‘Incredible Hulk’ created after artist saw woman lift car to save baby

Jack Kirby is famous for his artistry, especially the character of The Incredible Hulk. In 2011, he told The Comics Journal that The Hulk came about after he witnessed a woman lifting a car to save her child, who was playing in the gutter before getting stuck in the “running board under the car.” “Whatever the Hulk was at the beginning I got from that incident,” Kirby explained. 32 more words

Human And Civil Rights

“And the male is not like the female.” (Surah Imran)

QUESTION: Is there a mention of the equality of women in the qur’an?

ANSWER:

Praise be to Allaah.

Firstly:

This word – equality – which many thinkers in both the east and the west advocate in various fields of life is a word which is based on deviation and a lack of understanding, especially when the speaker attributes this idea of equality to the Qur’aan and to Islam. 2,428 more words

Muslim Women

Democracy Downfalls - You Can't Please Everyone

Ongoing Issues in

the United States

The Progressive Era in the United States, which lasted from about 1890 to 1920, was a period of incredible political change. 1,524 more words

Blogging

Donald Trump Wins Tennessee GOP Straw Poll With 52% Support - Cruz Second With 26%

(Via NBC) Donald Trump handily won the straw poll at the National Federal of Republican Assemblies event in Nashville, Tennessee, on Saturday, becoming both the first and second top pick among conservatives here after delivering another boisterous speech. 146 more words

Centinel2012 reblogged this on Centinel2012 and commented:

Trump is our man and if he destroys the RNC in the process who cares they haven't listened to us in decades!

Review: Prostitution - What’s the Harm BBC3 March 2014

Prostitution is a lucrative and ancient industry and the programme seeks to challenge the audience, and apparently the presenter’s, opinions and prejudices. There are wide ranging connotations and interpretations of prostitution, most of which were covered in some way throughout this, seemingly, comprehensive one hour BBC documentary presented by Billy JD Porter. 508 more words

Gender Equality