Tuesday, 16 July 2013
Linkspam: mental health, dudes discover feminism, and awesome toys for kids
Posted by Lashings of Ginger Beer Time
One man talks about how he discovered gender discrimination. And he's a male voice, so people might listen to him. Here endeth the cynicism...
Our very own much-beloved Annalytica will be performing in Oxford in late July, sharing a show with Mae Martin. Event details are available from Eventbrite (with ticket-booking) and from facebook.
We've been hearing a lot about the bloke who intervened when a creepy dude started harrassing a woman on public transport in San Francisco; here's his own account: Changing the Creepy Guy Narrative [content note: harassment].
Samantha Mawdsley, an Aussie living in London, writes about how she reached out [content notes: suicide, self-injury]: mental health -- how to save a life.
Just because it didn't exist yet didn't mean demand wasn't there: how an engineering toy for girls went from kickstarter to bestseller.
What have you been reading (or writing!) this week?