POLITE - HAGS EP 009

This episode explores what it means to be a polite women, and how it affects our interactions with each other.

Again, this very interesting women from PBS about whether or not women speak more than men:

Do You Speak American . What Speech Do We Like Best? . Prejudice . Women | PBS

We have now reached the conclusion that the question 'Do women talk more than men?' can't be answered with a straight 'yes' or 'no'. The answer is rather, 'It all depends.'

Interruptions in the Supreme Court:

Why Gorsuch May Not Be So Genteel on the Bench

And male justices, perhaps not surprisingly, interrupt female justices far more often than the other way around. "Even though female justices speak less often and use fewer words than male justices," the study found, "they are nonetheless interrupted during oral argument at a significantly higher rate."

Amplification! Do it!

Women at the White House have started using a simple, clever trick to get heard

The challenges of a job at the White House are tough and manifold, but at least one of them-the challenge of getting heard-has historically been tougher for women. For one thing, there are fewer of them at the table: all presidents so far have been men, and among their top aides men have to date heavily...

NYT Opinion: My Daughter Is Not Transgender. She's a Tomboy. 

Opinion | My Daughter Is Not Transgender. She's a Tomboy.

Later, when I relayed this conversation to my daughter, she said, "More girls should look like this so it's more popular so grown-ups won't be so confused." My daughter wears track pants and T-shirts. She has shaggy short hair (the look she requested from the hairdresser was "Luke Skywalker in Episode IV").

Ladies Arm Wrestling!

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