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Why I'm glad there hasn't been a Black Widow movie... yet

Before I get down to the main topic of this post I want to make one thing clear. I am going to discuss a topic related to gender inequality in cinema. 1,644 more words

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Redefining transgenderism: 'Cross-dresser' as a derogatory term

What if men who self-identify as males in Canada and other Western nations had the same latitude women have when it comes to clothes presentation? 475 more words

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'The law has to catch up': Why same-sex couples in Israel are flying to Denmark to have their marriages recognized

In a few weeks Eli and Ron will celebrate their relationship with a wedding to be held at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem. There will be food, friends, music and a ceremony. 1,119 more words

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A Tool for Analyzing H-1B Visa Applications Reveals Tech Salary Secrets

A Tool for Analyzing H-1B Visa Applications Reveals Tech Salary Secrets

A big surprise for Négri: He found that the best paid software engineers appear to be at Netflix, where senior software engineers are, according to the labor department data, being paid $240,000 to $250,000 and up for positions for which the official prevailing wage is $153,000. 176 more words

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What Not to Do With Self-driving Cars - IEEE Spectrum

What Not to Do With Self-driving Cars – IEEE Spectrum

Take for instance this video , originally published by Dominican blog Remolacha, in which the driver of a Volvo XC60 equipped with self-parking attempts to use it for something else: pedestrian detection and autobraking. 165 more words

Technology

DEAR NJOKI CHEGE, LET MEN BE

My good friend Amos promised me an audience with Njoki Chege one of these fine days I’ll be in town. I should actually blame myself for not pushing hard enough, to see this deal work. 1,032 more words

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