EEK women EEK ... I think we should accept that our heroes deserve
attention. Calling Emily a hero as in an achiever is not a problem. Emily
is certainly notable and she is more than a figurehead.
I do not have a problem with celebrating our own notable people. When we
do, WE have a problem.
On 21 April 2016 at 05:35, MZMcBride <z...@mzmcbride.com> wrote:
> Robert Fernandez wrote:
> >The argument that there is no demand for such articles is itself a stale
> >one, used to frequently justify gender disparities in all sorts of fields
> >and media. There is a clear demand for such articles. The media reaction
> >to Emily Temple-Wood's campaign to write articles about female scientists
> >is only the most recent and prominent example illustrating that the
> >audience is there.
> This is somewhat tangential, but
> <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emily_Temple-Wood> exists now. I personally
> find this to be both unfortunate and potentially ominous.
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