KellyM commented on the post, Scientists Lawrence Krauss & Robert Trivers Defend Admitted Pedophile, on the site Skepchick 3 years ago
I thought it was disgusting when Lawrence Krauss was the keynote speaker at the Northeast Conference of Science and Skepticism in 2014. I expected some protest, but never noticed any. It’s a conference I never plan to attend, due to NECSS’ questionable judgement in selecting speakers.
KellyM commented on the post, Fun Fact! Even Awful Women Don’t Deserve Rape Threats, on the site Skepchick 3 years, 2 months ago
I can never thank Dr. Gorski enough for supporting women who are targeted for misogyny-based harassment. It’s not something he’ll ever personally face, but he addresses the issue anyway. I admire that kind of integrity and compassion.
One of the myriad of reasons that the harassment persists is probably that people like Jaclyn Glenn *still* make videos that claim that Rebecca Watson lied (or perhaps misunderstood?) when she said that she was propositioned in the elevator – about three and a half years ago. The last one I know about was posted on Aug 30, ‘14, “Avoiding Awk…[Read more]