Are You Disrespecting Women at Work?

USA Today published an article titled Are you disrespecting women at work? How to be an ally. The article lists several “dos” and “don’ts” for men to “avoid social hiccups”. What are your thoughts on the points made?

Texas Teen’s Dramatic Account of Gang Rape by Black Men Was a Hoax, Police Say

USA Today published Texas Teen’s Dramatic Account of Gang Rape by Black Men Was a Hoax, Police Say.

Obama’s Last Day

On the day Obama’s presidency comes to an end, here a look back at the headlines at the beginning.

6 Things Black Men Tell Their Sons About Traffic Stops

USA Today published 6 Things Black Men Tell Their Sons About Traffic Stops, following recent events in Louisiana and Minnesota. After a recent conversation with a friend, I sent the article to him. Here’s his response:

I found the first 3 things actually what I would tell my kids and I try and do during a traffic stop. Maybe it is the logical side of me but I always assumed any sudden moves would create someone being antsy. I guess the difference is, being white, I have a lot more leeway in what I am allowed to do and mess up.

4-6 were definitely things I don’t think about. To me those 3 things, especially #5, are where the large difference lies.

I Got Hacked Mid-Air While Writing an Apple-FBI Story by Steven Petrow

Steven Petrow wrote I Got Hacked Mid-Air While Writing an Apple-FBI Story for USA Today. It’s a different look at the encryption debate gaining notoriety thanks to the Apple-FBI argument.