Jacob Kaplan-Moss

7 items tagged “sexism”

📌 Women-only spaces are a hack - Julia Evans #
📌 The Fake Male Feminist Chicanery by Minh Nguyen | Cold Drank #
📌 “Blurred Lines?” Sexual Aggression and Barroom Culture - Graham - 2014 - Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research - Wiley Online Library

“Sexual aggression is a major problem in bars often reflecting intentional sexual invasiveness and unwanted persistence rather than misperceptions in sexual advances. Prevention needs to focus on addressing masculinity norms of male patrons and staff who support sexual aggression and better management of the highly sexualized and sexist environments of most bars.” #

📌 Douglas Hofstadter - Person Paper on Purity in Language #
📌 Research » Anita Borg Institute

A ton of good research into gender diversity in tech. I need to read through this. #

📌 An Incomplete Guide to Not Creeping – Whatever

Unfortunately, the people who need to read this probably won’t. #

📌 A Painful Decision « A Fresh Cup

The Rails community drives away another brilliant mind: “A significant number of Rails core contributors—with leadership (if that’s the right word) from DHH—apparently feel that being unwelcoming and “edgy” is not just acceptable, but laudable. The difference between their opinions and mine is so severe that I cannot in good conscience remain a public spokesman for Rails.” #