International Women’s Day

i was contemplating doing a piece on international women but having a penis means that my machinations on women history will often go unnoticed, so here i give you an actually women, and as a result is far more qualified to talk about the plight of women. this coupled with the fact that its both well written and insight means its gets the bailey thumbs up.

The Thirsty Wench

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So today is International Women’s Day. Although it’s something we should be doing all year-round anyways, this day in particular allows us to look at and honour all of the females that are extremely important to us and have been, in their own amazing ways, making a hell of a dent in things.

For the beer world…there’s still some work to do. But we know that. We’re getting better. We’re getting so significantly, amazingly better, but we still have some work to do. And not just on women. People of colour, LGBT folk…quite a lot of groups that are feeling pretty marginalized. These are all pretty damn key demographics. I recognize that there’s no outright way to advertise to each of these groups without coming off as a MASSIVE generalizing asshat, but in the meantime little things, sponsoring marches, pouring beer at events held by a female game developer…

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