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Companies Drain Women’s Ambition After Only 2 Years - HBR
But more experienced workers answered very differently. ... Women’s sense that their supervisors supported than career goals was 20 points lower; men’s was just 3 points lower.

What’s not happening are discussions of goals, career strategies, job satisfaction, overall trajectory and—especially—the simple giving of real encouragement, all in a business culture that rarely celebrates women’s role models.
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23 hours ago by linpinner
Where are the women in the history of open source? — Crooked Timber
what might have been erased from our (open source community's) intellectual heritage due to sexism?
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2 days ago by brainwane
Where are the women in the history of open source? — Crooked Timber
New post: what ideas might have been erased from the intellectual heritage due to sexism?
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2 days ago by brainwane
How Facebook Exposes Domestic Violence Survivors - The Daily Beast
"Lily hid from her ex for more than 20 years, but he found her because Facebook forces even women who need anonymity to use their real names."
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3 days ago by puzzlement
The Dehumanizing Myth of the Meritocracy by Coraline Ada Ehmke | Model View Culture
Not surprisingly, marginalized people deliver most of the “soft” talks, while cisgender, white, heterosexual men deliver the more technical, “hard” talks.
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4 days ago by dsalo
I had a culture column at WIRED. And then I didn’t. Here’s what happened. | monica byrne
"I’ve talked with other writers who’ve had experiences with Wired. My experience is not unique. So as far as I can tell, they don’t cover the future. They produce a white male fantasy of the future. Which isn’t surprising."
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5 days ago by puzzlement

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