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At the Science March, Negotiating Divisions Over the Role of Diversity


Alarmed by threats to scientific data, a marine biologist helped organize marchers — then got caught in a storm of tweets, deletions, and apologies. … from the beginning — and to the dismay of some scientists and the glee of right-wing media — the March for Science, and particularly its diversity committee, has drawn explicit connections between the lack of ethnic and gender diversity in science, and many of the larger problems in science itself.