July 2023

Subtracting Homogeneity

for the sake of realism

#books #movies #representation

January 2023

Apache® Appropriation

It is not uncommon to learn about non-Indigenous entities appropriating Indigenous culture but none of them are as large, prestigious, nor well-known as The Apache® Software Foundation is in software circles.

#tech #representation

November 2022

World Cup: German FA taking FIFA to Court of Arbitration for Sport over One Love armband ban

The DFB have told Germany captain Manuel Neuer not to wear the OneLove armband in their opening World Cup match against Japan; A quick decision by CAS ruling against the validity of the ban could mean that he would be able to wear the armband against Spain on Sunday.

#sports #representation

These Early 2000s Video Games Really Loved Orientalism. Have Games Improved Since?

#games #representation

October 2022

How the Sacheen Littlefeather Controversy Exposes the Complexities of Identity and Who Gets to Call Themselves Native

#america #representation

September 2022

The Black Knight of the Round Table (And more medieval images of diversity)

The medieval world was a much more diverse place than it is often given credit for. Some of the best evidence of this is in the illustrations and imagery from the period.

#middle ages #representation

August 2022

World's biggest mod site bans mods replacing Pride flags: 'We don't want to and won't argue this with you'

#games #representation

March 2022

Why does Google get internationalization wrong?

I guess it’s “Advanced” to speak something other than English

#big tech #language #representation

October 2021

Black cosplayers are tired of being told who they can and can’t portray

#internet #media #representation

The race to save indigenous languages using automatic speech recognition

#language #representation #tech

July 2021

The History of Whitewashing in Comic-to-Screen Adaptations

#comics #movies #representation

May 2021

I Do Not Want to Write Today: A Comic

#racism #representation #comics

April 2020

A group is threatening legal action & demanding payment for use of the bisexual pride flag

#sexuality #representation #business

November 2019

My Culture is Not Your Toy: A Gay Japanese Man’s Perspective on Queer Eye Japan

#japan #sexuality #representation

October 2019

Why LGBTQ+ Representation in Webcomics Is So Game-Changing for Queer College Women

#comics #sexuality #representation

August 2019

This Webcomic Librarian Is Protecting LGBTQ Stories

#comics #sexuality #representation

January 2017

Ships On Ships: Noella Whitney Talks ‘Broadside’

#comics #gender #representation

September 2013

Artists Respond to DC’s Harley Quinn Contest

#comics #gender #representation

Captain America in a turban

I wore that costume to challenge the way New Yorkers think about superheroes — and bearded Sikhs like me

#comics #religion #representation #america