White Supremacy is the Air We Breathe: That’s Why We’re Choking

The term “white supremacy” is making headlines lately because the occupant of the oval office is a white supremacist. But there seems to be some confusion about exactly what white supremacy is.  For those who who don’t know, here’s a brief, incomplete primer on white supremacy: First of all, all white supremacy is racism. This …

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Men, it’s Past Time We Take Dismantling Patriarchy Seriously

What follows is directed to any men reading this. Any women reading this: please feel free to add to, amend, or correct this diatribe. The LAST thing I want to do is mansplain misogyny to women.  First of all, all patriarchy is sexism. This means you don’t need to use the B word, be a …

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Men are Not Default Human Beings and Data is Not Neutral.

Susan Faludi’s Backlash changed the way I looked at the world.  I just finished Carolina Criado Perez’s book Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men, and I feel exactly the same way.  I will never be able to look at anything the same way. And it is the only book EVER …

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