Monday, 19 February 2018
quote [ As part of my UrbanAMA journey, Iâve worked with many young women in high school and college, encouraging them towards pursuing computer science and getting a tech degree. Many of them have opened up about the hostile environments they face even in progressive schools such as UC Berkeley and have thanked me for the support and encouragement. Now that is where we must bring change.
If we increase the inflow of women into tech education, we will automatically increase diversity in hiring. ]
She's a better writer than I am...
Thursday, 21 April 2016
quote [ On a day when thousands of people were preparing to gather in the sunshine on the lawn of Parliament Hill for the annual celebration of cannabis culture and smoke a little, too, in plain view of the police the Liberal government formally announced its plans to legalize and regulate marijuana.
The timing of the announcement on April 20 or 420, as pot activists and connoisseurs call this calendar day was a coincidence, more than one government source insisted... ]
...yeah, I'm sure our showboat Prime Minister Centerfold just happened to pick today to make this announcement. Gotta give it to the guy - he knows how to play to the crowd.