Tag Archives: Women

Our relationship is perfect except we dont have sex | Dear Mariella

Dont compromise on such a vital element of a committed relationship, says Mariella Frostrup The dilemma Ive been with my boyfriend for a year and its been near perfect, if not for the fact we dont have sex. It dwindled after three months and I attempted to initiate it even though its not really my Read more »

Swinging 60s surrealist Penny Slinger: ‘Collectors thought I came with the art’

She made psychic dolls houses, erotic wedding cakes and full-frontal collages. But the world wasnt ready for her powerful personal visions. Is Lady Picasso about to get her dues? Penelope Slinger has never done anything by halves. She remembers drawing her first really accomplished picture in 1952, when she was four and a half. It Read more »

We can teach women to code, but that just creates another problem

Get-girls-to-code initiatives aim to fix techs gender imbalance but they may help reinforce it Technology has a gender problem, as everyone knows. The underrepresentation of women in technical fields has spawned legions of TED talks, panels, and women-friendly coding boot camps. Ive participated in some of these get-women-to-code workshops myself, and I sometimes encourage my Read more »

We can teach women to code, but that just creates another problem

Get-girls-to-code initiatives aim to fix techs gender imbalance but they may help reinforce it Technology has a gender problem, as everyone knows. The underrepresentation of women in technical fields has spawned legions of TED talks, panels, and women-friendly coding boot camps. Ive participated in some of these get-women-to-code workshops myself, and I sometimes encourage my Read more »

College Student Trolls Online Harassers In The Best Possible Way

Emily Temple-Wood is an accomplished college student and aspiring biologist, an EMS volunteer, a research assistant and a Wikipedia contributor. She’s also a woman. Because of her gender, Temple-Wood said she’s been subject to a constant bombardment of harassment. Online trolls frequently contact her soliciting dates and “sexual favors.” They condescendingly discuss her body, and Read more »