Thursday, February 25, 2016

Three Interesting Things

1. There's been a lot of talk about harassment reporting of late, and the common refrain from those accused of harassment that this should never have had to go public because they are nice and if they had totes accidentally hurt anyone's feelings with their clothing removal or their constant sexual remarks, they would have tried to maybe address it.  (I am paraphrasing.)  This post on power differentials looks at why these things sometimes spill out later, and not in the moment.  It's not new info for most people who have ever been victimized, but it is well put, and a useful thing to point to.
2. Have I mentioned lately that I love Hawaii.  Because this resolution
3. And this post about windows and mirrors captures what I've been struggling to sum up as we continue to talk about publishing diversity and who gets to write what.