Monthly Archives: April 2021

Weekend Reading on Women’s Representation

Ms. Magazine hosts a series on women’s representation in different areas. This selection is about women among climate activists, starting with Rachel Carson (below). https://msmagazine.com/2021/04/23/weekend-reading-on-womens-representation-feminist-climate-activists-sound-the-alarm/ 

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Despite progress, women’s representation is nowhere near parity

I didn’t think I could still be surprised at gendered data. Wrong. These percentages are appalling. This article is not too long and worth the read. https://msmagazine.com/2021/04/16/weekend-reading-despite-progress-womens-representation-nowhere-near-gender-parity/

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Spotlight: Voter Laws Fact check

We’ve heard a lot this weekend about the context of the new GA voter laws. Specifically, a surprising collection of states have worse restrictions. Read here about some trade-offs.   https://www.npr.org/2021/04/07/984857562/fact-check-how-colorado-georgia-voting-laws-differ-despite-conservatives-claims?utm_source=npr_newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=20210407&utm_term=5299394&utm_campaign=politics&utm_id=53146386&orgid=256&utm_att1=

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