Your grandchildren may retire before we achieve gender equality in STEMM
... that traditionally fall on women when assessing researchers' achievements, ensuring women receive equal resources at work, better access to parental leave and career break provisions, striving for a representative gender ratio of invited speakers at conferences, and affirmative action during hiring.
Gender parity in science 'generations away'
The paper recommends interventions including reforms to academic publishing and peer review, better parental leave and affirmative action during recruitment. It says that “poorly evidenced” convictions about innate gender-based differences in science, technology, engineering and mathematics ability ...
Amy Wax speaks (YouTube edition)
In her speech she chronicles in telling detail the disgraceful conduct to which she has been subject at Penn — all for uttering a few home truths and for speaking to her experience with the effects of affirmative action at the law school. Despite the technical imperfections of the video, it is rewarding and ...
WeChatting American Politics: Misinformation, Polarization, and Immigrant Chinese Media
Compared to English-speaking media and immigrant Chinese media, affirmative action/census data disaggregation and unauthorized immigration are the disproportionate focus of WeChat content, while jobs, the economy, and healthcare received little attention during the period of study.
Study: Chinese-American immigrants fall prey to WeChat's misinformation problem
Top issues on the platform during the period of study, including affirmative action and census data disaggregation, hardly received any coverage in English-speaking media. The invisibility of these issues in mainstream media drives users to WeChat, where the topics become focal points of discussion ...