From our awesome colleague Maya at Feministing.com:
A new study confirms what most of us probably already know:
Scholars at Brigham Young University and Princeton examined whether women speak less than men when a group collaborates to solve a problem. In most groups that they studied, the time that women spoke was significantly less than their proportional representation – amounting to less than 75 percent of the time that men spoke.
What does this mean for advocates in our field? Read on!