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  1. Judith
    Judith October 16, 2013 at 2:33 pm |

    A mathematical explanation of why women in tech experience more sexist incidents than men.

    The Petrie Multiplier was devised by Karen Petrie to explain why an attack on sexism is NOT an attack on men. This blog post explains it with some nice pictures/animations. (The mathematics applies to other minority groups too.)

  2. heliconia
    heliconia October 16, 2013 at 6:22 pm |

    Mild content note for discussion of rape: So apparently someone at a high-profile news site wrote a piece about why college women shouldn’t drink alcohol (because that’s how you get yerself raped), which I will bother neither to read nor to link to, but here’s a good parody of it.

    Also, a post about why it matters when people misgender Chelsea Manning.

  3. The Kittehs' Unpaid Help
    The Kittehs' Unpaid Help October 16, 2013 at 7:57 pm |

    Two sites developed from Manboobz, mocking MRAs and assorted misogynists, through art:

    A Voice for Pierre

    Artistry for Feminism. And Kittens.

  4. Angel H.
    Angel H. October 17, 2013 at 5:27 pm |

    “The Guardian Princesses” – Indiegogo campaign:

    The Guardian Princesses are leaders who protect people and other living beings. They are a group of racially and culturally diverse heroines who model compassion and intelligence, as well as the power of knowledge and collective action. Our stories move away from a focus on external beauty of the princesses, and emphasize what princesses can do for others.

  5. Fat Steve
    Fat Steve October 17, 2013 at 7:00 pm |

    Indonesia Eats is written and photographed by Pepy Nasution; an Indonesian-born Winnipeg (Canada)-based food photographer.

    A collection of Indonesian and Asian recipes with style, eye-catching photographs and personal stories about cooking Indonesian and being Indonesian away from home. Indonesia Eats is a memoir of her homeland.

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