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“Bias, Diversity, Backlash, Manifestos, and Rebuttals” ~ Lorena A. Barba

“Bias, Diversity, Backlash, Manifestos, and Rebuttals” https://medium.com/@lorenaabarba/bias-diversity-backlash-manifestos-and-rebuttals-834f7425180e Have you ever been in a meeting where a colleague says “I’m a great supporter of gender equality, but I’m totally opposed to quotas!” Or, “I believe in diversity, but I won’t stand … Continue reading

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AWMAT 2019: Impact! Alliance of Women in Media Arts and Technology Conference 2019

February 7-9, 2019 at the University of California, Santa Barbara Join us February 7-9, 2019 for the AWMAT 2019 Conference. This conference brings together women innovators, scientists, researchers, engineers, media and sonic artists to delve into leading-edge topics intersecting science, engineering, media, sonic … Continue reading

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FBI Agent Peter Strzok defends anti-Trump texts, says they were Hyperbole

Peter Strzok absolutely destroyed Trey Gowdy today and it's the most beautiful thing you'll ever watch. pic.twitter.com/V6HOIxG7Bm — Caroline O. (@RVAwonk) July 12, 2018 F.B.I. Agent at Center of Russia Probe Turns Tables on G.O.P. “I have the utmost respect … Continue reading

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The Death of the Public Square Today’s most powerful companies are enemies of free expression.

Extracts from a piece in The Atlantic (Jul 6 2018) The Death of the Public Square: Today’s most powerful companies are enemies of free expression. by Franklin Foer Franklin Foer’s recent book, “World Without Mind, The Existential Threat of Big … Continue reading

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National Sea Grant College Program

National Sea Grant College Program The National Sea Grant College Program is a program of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) within the U.S. Department of Commerce. It is a national network of 33 Sea Grant Colleges and universities … Continue reading

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