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Role of Men as Mentors for Women in Medicine. If we must change the current gender imbalance in medicine, then men in medicine who currently hold the bulk of leadership positions, should step up as mentors to women in medicine.
Friday 5th July 2019 marks the second International Day of LGBTQ+ People in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (#LGBTSTEMDay). Today, instead of writing our own post, we want to share this awesome toolkit that Pride in STEM and many others have put together for anyone who would like to organize an event or get-together to mark LGBTSTEMDay.
How do you say NO ONE IS ILLEGAL in your language? In dutch it is Niemand is Illegaal. I’d love to get a collection together, tag us or post in the comments. Find out what else you can do to support immigrants who are being displaces and mistreated in our weekly #TAT post below.
June is #ImmigrantHeritageMonth in the US, a time to remember and celebrate our family immigration stories. But it’s not enough to recognize the contributions immigrants have made and continue to make in the US and abroad. It’s not enough to #CelebrateImmigrants.
Juneteenth commemorates the announcement of the abolition of slavery in Texas on June 19, 1865. The Emancipation Proclamation was signed in 1863, technically freeing enslaved people in the Confederate states, but enslaved people in Texas weren’t aware of their freedom until the official announcement arrived in Galveston, TX. This is why Juneteenth is so significant. Civil rights leader Fannie Lou Hamer once noted that “nobody’s free until everybody’s free.” There were still enslaved people who had not yet received this news of freedom - which means that slavery was not over.