Senegal's New Prime Minister: A woman, a feminist, and a footballer. Her name is Aminata Touré. Her cabinet still only includes 4 women, 28 men. She is still being called the Iron Lady, like every female politician who isn't Latin American.
"Titstare" at Techcrunch: "(T)he audience laughed at the numerous tit-related puns... What message does this send to the men, women and children who attended the event? Like Alexandra, the nine year old girl who presented her own app and was able to win over an audience with behaviour more mature than others? Is it worth explaining to Alexandra that if she continues to study development with a view to employment, she will be absorbed into the 19% of women who work as engineers in the industry and get 49 cents to every dollar a man receives? Perhaps we could show Alexandra the job ads that refer to women as a hiring lure, because apparently they’re not there to work?"
Below is a quick scientific study on the injustice resulting from cohabitation in a spinning wheel—one mouse is reduced to a carpet, demonstrated by Pretzel and Maia. Bonus question: Do mice get dizzy?