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The funding time is over, but this looks like it'll be good.
Ordinary Women: Daring to Defy History is Feminist Frequency's new video series about challenging stereotypes, smashing the status quo, and being defiant.
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An infographic from the ALA listing the reasons why books are challenged.
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Whoever wrote this, thank you.. 😊
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Ariell Johnson: Taking The Comic Shop World By Storm
Imagine your dream comic book shop. Better yet, it doesn’t just have to be a comic book store. It can be your ideal coffee shop. Thinking of somewhere friendly, warm, and welcoming? You might just find it in Philadelphia, where Amalgam Comics and Coffeehouse just opened its doors. And behind that store stands our very own Storm--Ariell R. Johnson, creator, owner, and first black woman to open a comic book shop on the East Coast. Amalgam has been ...
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Love this +Melissa Peterson ( I owned a little cafe and loved it so much) thanks for sharing. I hope she does great! 
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<quote> "More women and more people of diversity in general are seeing game development as a potential viable career for themselves," Edwards says. "That's despite the very vocal public crap that was going on during gamergate. Even before gamergate, the industry had a reputation as being a boy's club."

That reputation, says graduate student Allison Comrie, comes from the games themselves, whether it was the scantily clad prostitutes of "Grand Theft Auto" or even the damsel-in-distress storylines of many early Nintendo games.

"These are games that don't really place women in good light," Comrie says. "They use women as objects rather than people with agency. Those games give players ideas of what women are.

"That's why I'm here. That's why a lot of us here. We want to make games that show women — or different people — in a better light so it can perpetuate a community that's more unified and diverse." </quote>

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(Michael Kirkham / For The Times) In video games, an arena of pop-culture that's long been characterized as a boys' club, the news that women now outnumber men in the University of Southern California's graduate video game design program feels revolutionary. And it very well may be. The women in...
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Ordinary Women: Daring to Defy History is Feminist Frequency's new video series about challenging stereotypes, smashing the status quo, and being defiant.
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It's about time. 20 years of this junk!
Google has announced its new Safe Browsing Initiative will now target deceptive download links and practices. Site designers that like playing
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Somehow I feel like this could fail. Hackers and virus creators could find a way around this.
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Bernie Sanders' health care proposal is not just a poorly written, underfunded gamble to upend everything from Medicare to the Affordable Care Act, it turns out that his plan would also end affordable access to abortion for poor and working middle class women. And, it could even jeopardize contraceptive coverage.
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Ariell Johnson: Taking The Comic Shop World By Storm
Imagine your dream comic book shop. Better yet, it doesn’t just have to be a comic book store. It can be your ideal coffee shop. Thinking of somewhere friendly, warm, and welcoming? You might just find it in Philadelphia, where Amalgam Comics and Coffeehouse just opened its doors. And behind that store stands our very own Storm--Ariell R. Johnson, creator, owner, and first black woman to open a comic book shop on the East Coast. Amalgam has been ...
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I think this is the best GIF that I watched in my entire life... O.O
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    Courtesy Clerk, 2014 - present
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    Delivery Driver, 2012 - 2012
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    Teacher Aide, 2009 - 2009
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    Library Aide, 2008 - 2008
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Google Camera snaps quick and easy photos and videos, and has creative picture modes like Photo Sphere, Lens Blur and Panorama.Features • Ph

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Google Keyboard makes text input smart and easy. Glide through letters with Gesture Typing – just lift to finish a word, no space bar requir

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By condensing the sonic explorations of Meddle to actual songs and adding a lush, immaculate production to their trippiest instrumental sect

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The staff are generally helpful, but can take a bit to actually help since there aren't a lot people working there. If you decide to buy pets here, bring your own carrier because one guy, it was the first time I saw him there, put our new rat in a box with no holes and taped it shut and it was a hot day outside. Just as soon as we got back to the car we opened up the box.
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With the exception of two teachers, I really like it here and knowing that teachers are there when I need help with classwork really shows a lot about the school.
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Messed up on our order, we asked for tomatoes on half the Italian Roma and they gave us none. We had to ask for them. I also think they forgot to put on the Italian spices.
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