BY Mariana Garces in Boob Tube on Sep 09, 2014 |
Apparently some guys still think it's okay to clap at women on the street, as if it's a classier way to catcall. "It's not harassment! It's appreciation!" they cry. Well, we won't accept that answer and we call shenanigans. Jessica Williams is all too familiar with this brand of bullshit and on The Daily Show last week, she made it known this behavior is unacceptable.
"Our walk to work is not there for him to comment on. It's not a red carpet, ... Read More
BY Rebecca Peterson in General on Sep 09, 2014 |
Long gone are the glory days of Myspace, where anyone with enough self-devotion and time could HTML their way to incredible levels of social cred and...So we were super psyched when Google announced in June that it would offer free coding lessons to women and minorities interested in learning the trade. But then we were super bummed when Google subsequently closed the application because, duh, so many people wanted to get involved.
Rejection hurts, ... Read More
BY Samantha Albala in Feminizzle on Sep 09, 2014 |
1942, Melrose Park Buick, reconditioning spark plugs
We bring you a selection of vintage photos of totally inspirational women working together, fixing, and building airplanes! Girl power at its finest!
Luedell Mitchell and Lavada Cherry at the El Segundo PlantDoloras Aldrich at the Douglas Aircraft Company1943, at the Lockheed-Vega Aircraft Corporation 1943, Marion Schultz, Douglas Aircraft Company, Santa Monica, CAAlma Jean ... Read More
BY BUST Magazine in Music Stuff on Sep 09, 2014 |
Last year, BANKS quietly dropped her initial EPs Fall Over and London, causing mass hysteria fueled by torch single “This Is What It Feels Like.” From there it was BANKS BANKS BANKS, commonly called the “female Weeknd,” yet her full-length Goddess surpasses any comparisons thrown her way.
Available on iTunes HERE: smarturl.it/BANKS_iTunesDLX
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BY Rebecca Peterson in General on Sep 08, 2014 |
With women making up only 17 percent of Google’s global tech workforce, and with white and asian employees making up 94 percent of Google’s US tech force, it’s encouraging to see practical efforts to bring black and latina girls into the tech world.
Black Girls Code is an awesome organization that received a $190,000 donation from Google on Saturday to continue such efforts, according to the New York Daily News. The ... Read More