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Let's talk about sex, baby

(But not really, it’s about gender but hey, I got you to read it, didn’t I?) ;)

Hello again everyone,

I apologize about being out of touch for the past couple of weeks, it’s been crazy busy out here between preparing for my upcoming trip and living it up. 1,067 more words


Testimony from a Worker at a Local Big Box Store #4

I’ve been an employee at this store for a couple of years and thought it’d be a great place to work. It is for the most part, except for a couple of complaints here and there about hours or small typical issues. 489 more words


Trump, Trudeau and the patriarchy: Adams

Another interesting piece by Michael Adams on the contrast between the US and Canada:

As icons of masculinity, it would be hard to find a more vivid contrast than that between U.S.

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Australia is fair, like a true daughter of England

A wanderer stands at the statue of Robert Burns
A digger’s tent is lonely in the night
But a woman is other to the men that laid… 142 more words


Testimony from a Worker at a Local Big Box Store #3

While holding an HR position I witnessed and experienced sexual discrimination, racial and sexual orientation discrimination, along with class discrimination. I would attempt to make several reports promptly with my HR supervisor but the fear of the general manager finding out the report(s) would never get completed. 754 more words


on the long hard road to femocracy

Recently, a list of Australia’s 200 richest people was published. It’s been widely reported that of those 200, only 22 were women; just over 10% – a figure that has apparently held good for some years. 451 more words