On Worldwide Women’s Day, March 8th, women and our allies will act collectively for fairness, justice and the human rights of women and all gender-oppressed people, by way of a one-day demonstration of economic solidarity. For women of shade, the cumulative effect of these slights is compounded by a putting lack of racial variety—and all that attends it. Stephanie Lampkin, who was a full-stack developer (that means she had mastered each front-end and back-finish methods) by age 15 and majored in engineering at Stanford, has been told when applying for a job that she’s not technical sufficient” and may think about gross sales or advertising and marketing—an expertise many white women in the subject can relate to. However she has additionally, as an illustration, been informed by a white girl at a conference that her title should be Ebony because of the color of her skin.
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