Here are some of the articles and essays we read this week. Happy Friday!
Gender and Work
Nikon Picked 32 Photographers to Promote a Camera. All 32 Were Men. (New York Times)
- This topic gets occasional press – here is another good article from the New York Times in 2016 that is not specifically about Amazon
- The article notes that B.C. is exploring its options with the NLRB – The Atlantic had an article this summer on the uncertain future of graduate student unions
From Prison to Ph.D.: The Redemption and Rejection of Michelle Jones (New York Times)
Is Free Speech Really Challenged on Campus? (The Atlantic)
What the Rich Won’t Tell You (New York Times)
No Fascist USA!
Antifa: Guardians against fascism or lawless thrill-seekers? (Washington Post)
The Rise of Antifa (The Atlantic)
The Cajun Navy: Volunteers and Disasters
I downloaded an app. And suddenly, was part of the Cajun Navy. (Houston Chronicle)
- Here is a good description of the ‘Cajun Navy’ from the Washington Post after Hurricane Harvey made landfall in August