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Sometimes It’s Hard to be a Woman (on Social Media)

What’s the answer to the constant tone policing and gaslighting?

Sharon Hurley Hall
Oct 8, 2020 · 4 min read
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Sharon Hurley Hall

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Antiracism activist, writer, and educator. https://antiracism.substack.com/ Pro writer (B2B/B2C). Co-host: Introvert Sisters podcast. Global citizen. She/her.

Digital Diplomacy

Tech, digital, and innovation, at the intersection with policy, government, and social good.

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Antiracism activist, writer, and educator. https://antiracism.substack.com/ Pro writer (B2B/B2C). Co-host: Introvert Sisters podcast. Global citizen. She/her.

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