Monthly Archives: January 2013

What to do against gender discrimination in science?

Or how ‘John’ was offered more money and respect than ‘Jennifer’ despite having the same qualifications. An anonymous senior scientist on what must be done to change attitudes. I completed my PhD in 2001, when approximately 45% of biomedical PhD … Continue reading

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genderdebate.com: 2012 in review

Here is the 2012 annual report for this blog: Here’s an excerpt: 4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 25,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this blog would power 6 … Continue reading

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Abtreibungen nach Geschlecht. Der mörderische Makel, ein Mädchen zu sein.

Artikel von Jeanne Rubner, Süddeutsche Zeitung 01. Januar 2013 Nicht nur in China und Indien werden Mädchen seit Jahren gezielt abgetrieben. Die Praxis macht sich auch in Europa breit. Die moderne Pränatalsdiagnostik erfüllt den konservativen Wunsch nach einem Stammhalter – … Continue reading

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