First we had #ShirtGate/#ShirtStorm. Now, we have Tim Hunt, a Nobel Prize winning biochemist, being forced to resign from his job and from every scientific committee he is on simply because he made a joke about women being oversensitive, a joke which turned out to accurate given the reaction. Hunt was never even asked for his side of what happened. He was simply forced to resign his job and booted from every scientific committee he was on.
Many other scientists are coming to Tim Hunt’s defense, among them Richard Dawkins:
— Richard Dawkins (@RichardDawkins) June 14, 2015
How long is it going to be until we see a significant number of scientists being vocally anti-feminist? Probably not that long because feminists have declared war on science because science tells us facts that contradict the feminist narrative. The feminist war on science is synonymous with a war on scientists so feminists are out to destroy the lives of scientists like Tim Hunt and Matt Taylor. With that kind war on them, scientists will increasingly have no reason not to be anti-feminist. Any attempt by scientists to placate feminists will fail, and enough scientists will realize that sooner or later