Sexism and Science Blogging

January 28, 2011


On his Wired Science blog Neuron Culture, science writer David Dobbs triggered some fascinating comments with a post about the sexist treatment of women scientists and science bloggers. His powerful endorsement of women and his memories of his mother — "an absolute kickass doctor who went through med school in Texas in the 1950s...who took no guff from anyone" — brought out the best and worst of his readership.
Read the article (titled "Hey You Men Who Yell 'Nice Tits': STFU") here.




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Michele Hush

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