2015

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An unfinished reflection on Feminist Kill Joy(s)

Cyberspace has changed remarkably in the past three decades. Cyberspace used to be described as a place where “no one knew you were a dog on the Internet!” this idea of a democratic and somewhat utopian space where experimentation was possible; a place where one could play with identities and with ideas. But, despite tropes […]

Second Iteration of the THF! July 25-31 2015

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Call for Proposals: Queer, Trans* and Feminist Village at the CCCamp

From August 13 to 17, 2015, the Chaos Communication Camp (CCC), an international, five-day open-air event for hackers, makers and geeks of all genders will take place in Ziegeleipark Mildenberg(2) near Berlin, Germany. As the CCCamp (1) provides a space for sharing technical, social, and political ideas every 4 year, this is an opportunity not […]

The ZeroTrollerance Project

An ironic project that addresses the issue of trolling. The project says it is a “self-help for sexists in six simple steps”. Highly recommended: http://zerotrollerance.guru/

A Global F3mHack On May 23!

On saturday 23th of May, we will organise a feminist hackaton all over the world. Some activities will begin before and end after that day but on the 23th, we will pass the baton across different time zones and dedicate our global feminist hackaton to Sabeen Mahmud murdered in Pakistan the 24 of April 2015. […]

Report from Autonomous Infrastructures Gathering

Report from the Autonomous Infrastructures As Feminist Practices Gathering Produced by FemHack Collective April 13, 2015 The Autonomous Infrastructures as Feminist Hacker Practices: The Way Forward was organized by FemHack Collective (1) on April 11, 2015 at La Passe in Montreal. La Passe (2) was the perfect space to organize this gathering as it situates […]

Autonomous Infrastructures As Feminist Hacker Practices: The Way Forward

Guided Dialogue FemHack  FemHack has the pleasure to invite you to a guided dialogue and a brunch on Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 11 to 16h at (location TBD) Montreal. We are organising a budget-less and volunteer-run discussion at this very moment in an attempt to reach out to researchers and to the numerous feminist hackers visiting Montreal […]

Gender and Tech Institute at the WSF!

Tunisia 2015 – World Social Forum – World Forum on Free Media Training “Including gender: New approaches to privacy and digital security” Tactical Tech, in collaboration with RITIMO and Media@McGill, are organising a 10-hour training (2 hrs/day) for up to 3o women and trans people to learn tools and techniques for increasing their understanding and […]

Extractivism, Technology and the Fight for Decolonization

Extractivism, Technology and the Fight for Decolonization

The Comix Reportage I contributed to in 2007 entitled: Extraction!: Comix Reportage will be soon reprinted. Writing an update on the reportage I wrote called: Highway of the Atom, a comix reportage that focuses on the social, environmental and health impact of uranium mining in Canada, allowed me to reflect on the past few years […]