Diversity & Tech, Twitter-style

If you pay any attention to the tech world, you know there’s a diversity problem, so seeing the big tech companies share their stats and set goals to do better is awesome. See: Weโ€™re committing to a more diverse Twitter Love & appreciate this part: “We want the makeup of our company to reflect the […]

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Reading Rec: Between the World and Me

I’m still reading Ta-Nehisi Coates and my book is full of highlights I want to re-read, share, and remember forever like these: “The question is not whether Lincoln truly meant ‘government of the people’ but what our country has, throughout its history, taken the political term ‘people’ to actually mean. In 1863 it did not […]

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Reading Update, Shorter Edition

Yesterday I shared the books I’ve recently read/am currently reading/will read next, which you should totally check out if you like romance novels and/or non-fiction. Today, here are some shorter reads I recommend: Where Black Lives Matter Began:ย Hurricane Katrina exposed our nationโ€™s amazing tolerance for black pain. Tech nerds are smart. But they can’t seem […]

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Reading Update: Hello, non-fiction & romance novels.

I’ve read at least 84 books this year, putting me ahead of schedule to hit my goal of 115. (I know I’ve missed documenting a few, so once I add those in, I bet I’m at almost 90. So Iย also bet I’ll go over my goal number before the year is out. ๐Ÿ˜€ ) Last […]

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Our ridiculous boy’s coat.

“I am not an advocate for frequent changes in laws and constitutions, but laws and institutions must go hand in hand with the progress of the human mind. As that becomes more developed, more enlightened, as new discoveries are made, new truths discovered and manners and opinions change, with the change of circumstances, institutions must […]

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Donald โ€œGo Back to Univision” Trump

Trump missed the memo on how national elections are going to be won now. It’s not going to be without the Hispanic vote (or without women, for that matter — so he’s got another problem: A recent CBS News poll of registered voters shows that 62% of women have an unfavorable view of Trump.) So […]

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books By and/or Featuring Feminists 101

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by The Broke and The Bookish. There’s a new topic every week inviting everyone to share their lists. This Week’s Topic: Top Ten Books That Would Be On Your Syllabus If You Taught (?) 101 — And my 101 course would be: Books by and/or featuring feminists. […]

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