Net Neutrality: FCC Needs Your View by Sept. 15

The Internet allows us to spread messages further than our feet could take us, make ideas louder than our voices can shout and stand together while we are miles apart. Women, Action and the Media (WAM!) is asking us to tell the FCC that girls and women need to keep that precious access.

Women Were First Computer Programmers

In this excerpt from “The Computer Boys Take Over,” historian Nathan Ensmenger explains that the first computer programmers were women because managers expected programming to be low-skill clerical work. They were wrong: The job required skill and ingenuity and these women persevered.