"The primary selection mechanism used by the industry selected for antisocial, mathematically inclined males, and therefore antisocial, mathematically inclined males were overrepresented in the programmer population; this in turn reinforced the popular perception that programmers ought to be male, antisocial and mathematically inclined, and so on."
-- The Computer Boys Take Over
(Some people in Tech right now): No, but Microsoft has changed. It's really pro open source now. It's not the same company as before. People can change, you now.
An interesting Instagram thread on the concept of misogynoir, the intersection of sexism and racism Black women experience (TW r**e)
A Mastodon instance running on ThoughtWorks infrastructure for its employees to interact with the Fediverse.