Women in science pledge to combat hate

Women in science pledge to combat hate
 

Almost 10,000 women working in science have signed an open letter pledging to combat discrimination and "anti-science sentiment" following the US election.
A group of scientists drafted the letter with the initial aim of building a network of 500 women.
In the six days since its publication, 8,800 researchers have signed the pledge, which rejects the "hateful rhetoric that was given a voice".
Dr Kelly Ramirez from Colorado State University was one of its authors.
She and her colleagues took aim at discrimination targeting "minority groups, women, LGBTQIA,... read more

 
25 November 2016 in World News, Views: 66
Source: BBC
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