The ugly ‘O’ word

Today a “friend” of mine told me that I would feel like a million bucks and that everything in my life would just fall into place and if I was to lose more weight. This sounds like a very personal opening statement for a “political” blog, you might say. But it’s not personal – the…

Anger at Screen Goddess IT Calendar

As a feminist who was an active member of Queensland’s Women in Technology for many years, helping promote IT as a career opportunity for girls and women, I am absolutely gobsmacked at this local fundraising effort. See http://www.thoughtware.com.au/hosting/calendar2006. The founder of Women in Technology, Sonja Bernhardt, has helped organise and is spokesperson of the release…