GeekCross 26: Playing Mega Man on the Sabbath

GeekCross CoverJeremy talks with Isometric’s one and only Steve Lubitz about representation of Judaism in Geekdom. Topics include: contemporary experiences of antisemitism; Jewish stereotypes in pop culture; secular Judaism; celebrating Chanukah in a Christmas world; parenting and video games; the Jewish X-Men; and antisemitism in GamerGate.

WARNING: Contains Spoilers for X-Men: First Class.

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GeekCross 26: Playing Mega Man on the Sabbath

GeekCross 25: Girls Can Love Princesses and Also Be Geeks

GeekCross CoverJeremy talks with Aleen Simms of Less Than or Equal about her podcast and advocacy for diversity in Geekdom. We also reflect on what we’ve learned as podcasters. Topics include: pastor stereotypes, the challenges of social change, the many sins of LEGO and raising girls to love both princesses and geek stuff.

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GeekCross 25: Girls Can Love Princesses and Also Be Geeks