sex discrimination

Trans Man Denied Haircut By “Religious Freedom” Citing Barber To Pursue Legal Action

Kendall Oliver, a trans man, was denied a haircut by a barber who says he doesn’t cut “women’s” hair. More »


Pennsylvania Police Accused Of Discriminating Against Women In Physical Fitness Test

The Pennsylvania State Police are being sued by the Justice Department over the allegation that its physical fitness test discriminates against women. . [ [Huffington Post; CBS Local]
One Chinese city is paying families about $161 to give their daughters the mother’s last name in order to encourage the idea that girls can… More »


Women Sue Goldman Sachs for “Male Corporate Culture”

Three women are suing mega-investment firm Goldman Sachs over what they call “unchecked gender bias that pervades Goldman Sachs’s corporate culture.” Former vice president Cristina Chen-Oster, former managing director Lisa Parisi, and an associate, Shanna Orlich, claim that the firm underpaid them, and failed to promote women. … More »


God Wouldn’t Like Us Discriminating Against Women, Says Jimmy Carter

It’s always awesome to hear male feminists condemn injustices against women—even more awesome when they’re one of the most powerful men in the world.

Writing in London’s Guardian, arguably the cuddliest ex-president ever, Jimmy Carter, said God would not be happy with how religion is used to sanction violence against women and girls, forced… More »