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Dan Golding — The End of Gamers
On the evidence of the last few weeks, what we are seeing is the end of gamers, and the viciousness that accompanies the death of an identity.
geekfeminism  gaming 
14 hours ago by puzzlement
Volunteer to help mentor one of 16 women starting a career in programming - Meta Stack Overflow
Stack Exchange is looking for women developers to be mentors for women taking part in a developer bootcamp. Their post generates over 100 comments in 5 hours with no shortage of hand wringing about "sexism" (by preferencing female mentors) and "affirmative action". There is even the dire warning, "The distance from here to C+= is not far." [C+= :]
19 hours ago by pfctdayelise
The Problem of Perception | feministkilljoys
"When you perceive a problem your perception becomes the problem."
geekfeminism  oppression  privilege  feminism  diversity  activism 
21 hours ago by shadowspar
Gender targeting for Promoted Products now available | Twitter Blogs
RT @jcoglan: This post says Twitter doesn't know your gender but it's going to claim it does and then use that to sell ads
advertising  bullshit  gender  sexism  corpethics  techindustry  twitter  socialmedia  geekfeminism 
23 hours ago by shadowspar
What is Wrong With You! — Medium
One of the men who understands that things won't change just by saying,
"Gee, why aren't there more women involved?"
feminisim  geekfeminism  gender  bias 
yesterday by moose

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