This infographic provides the history of women in law and will provide me with role models for my future career.
Re-shelving the books took place during a live performance art project, in which approximately 10,000 volumes written by men were flipped around, page-side out. | A Bookstore Is Displaying All Books By Men Backwards, And It's Eye-Opening
Biological Explanation for Gender Disparity in Autism by Rick Nauert, PhD. - Researchers present compelling evidence that females require more extreme genetic mutations than do males to push them over the diagnostic threshold for neurodevelopmental disorders. They call this the “female protective model.” (Note: Gender bias has also been associated with ADHD diagnosis.)
A Statue of a Defiant Girl Now Confronts the Famous ‘Charging Bull’ on Wall St. A young girl stares down the famous Wall Street charging bull on International Women's Day. A small bronze statue of a girl, designed by artist Kristen Visbel, appeared overnight in the path of the bull statue. It's intended to highlight the gender disparity of senior level roles at US financial firms; 85 per cent of financial advisors on Wall Street are men. #IWD #IWD2017 #WallStreet
Hard Evidence: Teachers' Unconscious Biases Contribute To Gender Disparity : NPR
The United Nations has frequently been accused of vociferously preaching gender empowerment and women’s rights to the outside world but failing miserably to practice what it preaches in its own political backyard. The charge is usually made against the 193-member General Assembly, which has elected only three women as presidents – Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit [...] The post Gender Disparity at UN: Three Out of 71, Zero out of Nine appeared first on
Lagos Deputy urges women to unite against gender disparity
Guest Column: Addressing Technology Gender Gap is All of Our Responsibility Board Director of ISACA Jo Stewart-Rattray on why the gender disparity in the technology field remains pronounced