These six scientists were snubbed for awards or robbed of credit for discoveries … because they were women.
As a book, I love Ender’s Game to tiny pieces. It’s the anthem for the smart young outsider, and it’s a hell of an adventure story. I love it and I’m ashamed of how much I love it because it’s written by this man:
“Regardless of law, marriage has only one definition, and any government that attempts to change it is my mortal enemy. I will act to destroy that government and bring it down, so it can be replaced with a government that will respect and support marriage.” —Orson Scott Card
Orson Scott Card sits on the board of the National Organization for Marriage, attempting to ensure the second-class treatment of queer people and (impotently, but still) threatening to destroy the government over matters of simple equality. He is a frothing, virulent bigot.
Don’t pay to see his movie. Don’t let a cent of your money go to him or encourage the studio to make more films which make him more money to give to people who think pro-equality governments are their mortal enemy.
Post-mastectomy tattoos by Tina Bafaro. Photos by Bafaro.
Street harassment is not a compliment.
commenting on a girl’s body in a sexual way isn’t a complement, its scary and it needs to stop
This is totally and completely the life of walking the world while femme!
@_@ i am so guilty of “hey, i love your hair!” hair hair hair hair i love pretty hair.