As video games perpetuate the status quo, they also reinforce and extend gender-based inequalities. This element of video games should be taken seriously precisely because these technologies are toys. Children learn ideas about gender through video games - and, many children at that! These ideas about gender are harmful and are intimately connected with the … Continue reading Video Games and Gender
By all accounts, Al Gore's An Innconvenient Truth is a film not to be missed. Reviews entreat even those sceptical of global warming to see, as the New York Times put succintly put it "a necessary film":As unsettling as it can be, it is also intellectually exhilarating, and, like any good piece of pedagogy, whets … Continue reading Fighting Global Warming!