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Women see this as "We should do something about that." Men have been nagatively socialized to see this as "See, women can't run companies. Leave it to the men."

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from the Guardian

The day the women went on strike

On Oct. 24, 1975, 90% of Icelandic women went on strike, refusing to do any work at their homes or their jobs. It was the largest demonstration in the nation's history and shut down the entire country.

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from The Independent

Lego letter from the 1970s still offers a powerful message to parents 40 years later

1970's Lego Letter to Parents: 'The urge to create is equally strong in all children… boys and girls It's imagination that counts...' via independent.co.uk #Letter #Creativity #Gender_Equality

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"There is no female mind. The brain is not an organ of sex. Might as well speak of a female liver." - Charlotte Perkins Gilman

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Rape culture is the reason I (a 4'9" petite, "cute" woman) have to be on my guard at night. I have been harassed lots of times. I shouldn't have to worry about these things.

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from Twitter

Lina on

This makes me very angry as we should behave as a civilised society with proper manners and etiquette and know when someone means NO.

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