It’s a thesis I tested myself. It proved true.
We must continually remind ourselves that our experiences are profoundly sheltered. Not only do we lack the experience of underrepresented scientists but we have difficulty even knowing what to look for. It’s our responsibility, on Twitter, in science, in life, to find out for ourselves, and to actively work against the structures that systematically exclude underrepresented minorities from science.
Read more here: https://www.vox.com/platform/amp/first-person/2017/5/4/15536932/women-stem-science-feminism