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The Beauty Industry: Reinforcing Normative Ideologies

The cosmetic and beauty industry markets a variety of products to a significant range of individuals in our society. Products such as deodorant, lotion, razors, makeup, shampoo, hair dye, face wash, self tanner, etc. 2,555 more words


bullies in the lab

It’s Friday of the “dead week”. That means no more teaching, and just the finals to be given and to be graded next week. I taught two courses this semester, one undergrad-level senior elective course, and one grad-level course. 559 more words


Political Games

A blog post written by Dennis Freedman in “The Quint” caught my eye. In the post he criticised the governing body of world cricket the International Cricket Council (ICC) for its inconsistent decision making in regard to weak and strong countries. 761 more words


Hillary Clinton made an actual "woman card" for her supporters

The US presidential campaign’s gender war is in full gear, especially now that the two likely candidates for the Democratic and Republican tickets are Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. 182 more words

I've Tasted the Big Apple

Happy Friday people of the internet!

I have had another adventure, this time of the big city variety.

I went on a business trip this week, for the biotech trade-show Interphex, at the Javits Conference Center in NYC. 654 more words


Your Silence Is Deafening: An Open Letter To the Target Boycotters

I hear you.

You’re angry.

I get it, I’m angry too.

I’m not talking to the people who are angry at Target because their Pro Transgender bathroom policy flies in the face of their cherry picked moral compass.  1,595 more words

Stuff That Gets Me Fired Up


Angående sex och Game of Thrones postade jag detta i en tråd på Facebook, och återanvänder det här för att det känns relevant:

Jag har läst tom fjärde boken och ser ganska stora skillnader i vilken roll sex spelar och vad det förmedlar i böckerna respektive serien. 357 more words