This is a list of the issues facing women in geek communities.
“Feminists and others have criticized many aspects of Nice Guy Syndrome, mostly arguing that in...Nice guy syndrome
“The concept of Essentialism states that there are innate, essential differences between men and...Essentialism
“Impostor syndrome describes a situation where someone feels like an impostor or fraud because...Impostor syndrome
“Tokenism (also known as the Smurfette Principle) is the practice of including one or a few...Tokenism
“Slut shaming is the act of criticising a woman for her real or presumed sexual activity, or for...Slut shaming
“Fake geek girls - allegedly women who show up at geek events, possibly while hot, with not...Fake geek girls
“White Knighting is an attempt at being a feminist ally that assumes that men are better...White Knighting
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