Convener: Sarah A.
Notetaker: Amy L.
Broneys – grown up men who are into my little pony. This is seen as an invasion of the safe space of little-girl fandom, especially adult male presence at little-girl events, and naughty Google Image searches
Autonomy ÂI cannot be ownedÂ – up until fairly recently, women were viewed as a type of property, much as children are today.
Feminist vs Womanist – many women of color prefer the W term because they feel dissed by the Feminist culture, even though they agree with many of the precepts
Corporate tech feminism – Appropriation of Âwomen-Â stuff, or Âpink-washingÂ aka Âastro-turfingÂ of feminism)
Lena Donamen – Actress/producer/writer on ÂGirlsÂ
Beyonce, ÂFlawlessÂ – Beyonce (who has tremendous influence) published a song w/ a feminist speech in it
??name?? – very outspoken columnist in the NYT
Ann Marie Slaughter – has been seen as the Âanti-Sheryl SandburgÂ bc she had an article in the NYT about how you *canÂt* have it all, actually, unless youÂre super-rich
Trans-misogyny – bigotry directed at trans women (MTFs) for being MTF
Railsbridge – produces free coding workshops for women in an outreach effort to bring more women into the tech community
Hacker News – Crowdsourced new source, dominated by men (like SlashDot or Reddit). Bastion of boys
Aida initiative – started by valerie aurora and another woman. A nonprofit women can go to for advice on how to improve their workplace for women
How can we be leaders within patriarchal capitalism which is destroying the earth? – pick your environmental disaster, itÂs driven by this mindset. If weÂre serious about being feminist and women, how can we take leadership roles working *for* the earth, not against it?