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Girls, Science and Sexism

Thanks to friends on feministsindia list for these links. The first is a how-not-to and the second, an alternative vision – essentially, just pictures of women actually doing science!

EU made this demeaning and sexist video to encourage women to do science. Take a look at the outraged comments that follow from women scientists.  It was taken down from their website after the negative feedback they received.

(Courtesy Sangeeta Chatterji)


And the alternative:

Girls Doing Science via the blog Feminist Philosophers

(Courtesy Sana Contractor)