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Apr 25, 2019

A woman in Microsoft is questioning whether diversity is important in internal forums. Does tech have its Jane Damore?

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Microsoft and diversity: https://twitter.com/jessfraz/status/1119349974674755584?s=12

Google walkout retaliation: https://www.wired.com/story/google-walkout-organizers-say-theyre-facing-retaliation/

Apr 18, 2019

Today I talk about Twitch’s recent ban of a streamer who cosplayed as Lifeline from Apex Legends due to blackface.

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Stack Overflow Survey: https://insights.stackoverflow.com/survey/2019

Twitch Blackface Ban: https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/laurenstrapagiel/twitch-karupups-suspended-blackface-cosplay-apex

Brittany Venti’s Destiny video: https://youtu.be/dvv5pXZa_-0

Apr 12, 2019

NPM, the company behind the JavaScript package manager, has recently faced criticism following internal layoffs and their treatment of employees. I take a closer look at what happened and share my thoughts on the situation.

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NPM’s statement: https://medium.com/@npmjs/statement-from-npm-9bdf4eae05a9

The Score on Blizzard banning the OK sign: https://youtu.be/lwJgr-4j14E

Andrew Yang on Ben Shapiro’s Sunday Special: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-DHuRTvzMFw

Apr 4, 2019

NPM, the company behind the JavaScript package manager, has recently faced criticism following internal layoffs and their treatment of employees. I take a closer look at what happened and share my thoughts on the situation.

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NPM: https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/04/01/npm_layoff_staff/

Frederic tweets: https://twitter.com/fharper/status/1111694960590495745

Kara Swisher and YouTube: https://www.recode.net/podcasts/2019/3/11/18259303/youtube-susan-wojcicki-child-comments-videos-google-walkout-kara-swisher-decode-podcast-interview

Mar 28, 2019

ReactWeek, a conference dedicated to React, recently made a sexual joke on Twitter. The backlash has been harsh and immediate and it may be the end of the conference. Does it have to be this way?

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ReactWeek: https://twitter.com/atommorgan/status/1110636002656378880

Women: Learn to Program this Summer: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19464269#19464716

Menstrual cycle algorithm: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=19465019

Mar 21, 2019

With ongoing lawsuits against Google claiming they pay women less than men, an internal study revealed a shocking result: men are paid less than women for similar work. The recent college admissions scandal has revealed America’s wealthy elite are paying their way into top colleges. I share why I think this is the beginning of the end for higher education in America.

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Andrew Yang clip: https://twitter.com/atommorgan/status/1105829883593310209

Harvard engineering: https://www.breitbart.com/tech/2019/03/18/harvard-engineering-professors-asked-to-explain-how-they-aid-diversity-on-campus/

College admissions scandal: https://www.vox.com/2019/3/15/18264399/college-admissions-scandal-lori-loughlin-cheating-huffman

Google’s new pay gap: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/04/technology/google-gender-pay-gap.html

Mar 14, 2019

Jack Dorsey recently made a second appearance on The Joe Rogan Experience this time with his lead of Trust & Safety. The appearance made many people even more distrustful of Twitter’s policies and today I share my thoughts on why they went on the show in the first place.

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WILL TRANSGENDER ATHLETES RUIN WOMEN'S SPORTS?: https://youtu.be/ejLr5EeU-RA

Clive Thompson NYT correction: https://twitter.com/pomeranian99/status/1099034020334264320?s=12

Feb 21, 2019

The New York Times recently published a piece on a hiring bias within coding - resumes without names increased women receiving job offers from 5% to 54%. The only problem is the study might not even exist.

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YCombinator Pipeline Tweet: https://twitter.com/atommorgan/status/1097676918650998786

NYT - The Secret History of Women in Coding: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/13/magazine/women-coding-computer-programming.html

Feb 15, 2019

Liam Neeson recently admitted to a dark part of his past where he wished some ‘black bastard’ would give him a reason to kill him after a friend of Liam’s was raped. This has led to accusations that Liam is a racist - but is he? The NYT recently published a piece suggesting we abolish billionaires. I share my thoughts.

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Liam Neeson: https://www.vox.com/2019/2/8/18212117/liam-neesons-racist-comments-denial

NYT Abolish Billionaires: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/06/opinion/abolish-billionaires-tax.html

Gumroad earnings: https://twitter.com/shl/status/1095699411529752577

Feb 7, 2019

Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Twitter, was recently on The Joe Rogan Experience. So far it’s been met with a lot of criticism. I share my thoughts on the podcast.

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Bernie Sanders: https://twitter.com/CHSommers/status/1091069997160509442

Jan 31, 2019

The Huffington Post and BuzzFeed recently laid off 1,000 journalists. Now people are sending them tweets to “learn to code” and Twitter has has taken action. Google workers have created a new set of demands for their board of directors to fix their “diversity crisis”.

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Worker demands for Google: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-01-30/google-shareholders-and-workers-call-on-board-to-fix-diversity-crisis

Facebook’s internal culture war: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/facebook-engineers-went-without-shoes-201740776.html?bcmt=1

Jan 24, 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently made remarks about algorithms and automating racism and biases. Many were quick to ridicule her statement. Is there any validity to it?

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HuffingtonPost interview with Jack Dorsey: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/jack-dorsey-twitter-interview_us_5c3e2601e4b01c93e00e2a00

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on algorithms and bias: https://twitter.com/RealSaavedra/status/1087627739861897216

Chris Stucchio on algorithms and bias: https://www.chrisstucchio.com/pubs/slides/crunchconf_2018/slides.pdf

Hilary Mason tweet: https://twitter.com/hmason/status/979044821749895170

Jan 16, 2019

2019 will be the last year for DerbyCon after a “small, yet vocal group” of people have caused internal issues which they say has forced them to shut down. I provide  a breakdown of the drama at past conferences and my thoughts on how this should have been handled.

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DerbyCon - Every Beginning Has an End: https://www.derbycon.com/blog/derbycon-9-0-every-beginning-has-an-end/

DerbyCon drama: https://piunikaweb.com/2019/01/15/derbycon-security-conference-shutting-down-due-to-ruckus-over-metoo-joke/

LambdaConf IndieGogo: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/save-lambdaconf-and-an-open-society--3#/

Jan 9, 2019

Neil Mohammad recently mocked LambdaSchool’s alternative education system as the Valley rediscovering “public education” and “taxes”. Today I address the differences between LambdaSchool and public education and why it’s more important than ever for competing education systems.

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VIDEO - Where Are the Women in eSports?: https://youtu.be/p99TEiGdzbI

Neil Mohammad tweet: https://twitter.com/neill4illinois/status/1082623401204768768?s=11

VIDEO - THE FUTURE OF EDUCATION: https://youtu.be/_ZN4Yw53_zI

Jan 3, 2019

Netflix bends the knee to the Saudi Arabian government after Hasan Majan criticizes their Crown Prince for “modernizing dictatorship” on the talk show “Patriot Act”. At their request, Netflix removed the episode from their service in Saudi Arabia. I break down this latest move contrasting their actions with some of the values on Netflix’s own site.

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Jeff Holliday: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAldq8BAAGdsX9UyK_09-ZA

Netflix and Saudi Arabia: https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2019/01/01/hasan-minhaj-criticized-saudi-crown-prince-patriot-act-netflix-pulled-episode-saudi-arabia

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