Posts tagged "sexism"

A Film Producer Is Tweeting Painful Descriptions Of Women From Movie Scripts

“Most days she wears jeans, and she makes them look good.”

Bronwyn Isaac | February 10, 2016 - 4:30 pm

Sexist Pastor Loses His Very Mind Over Women Voting And Having Jobs

Pastor Steven L. Anderson doesn’t want to be “ruled over by women.” Too bad for him.

Robyn Pennacchia | February 10, 2016 - 4:00 pm

It’s 2016, So Why Are Guys Still Calling These 9 Things ‘Girly’?

It is 2016, people, which means once again it is time to remind all you lovely men what it means to be a man! It has everything to do with…

Ask Men | January 27, 2016 - 5:00 pm

E. Coli Was Just The Beginning: Chipotle Now Facing Gender Discrimination Lawsuit

The women claimed they were all fired due to Mobbs’ obvious gender bias, and that Chipotle as a company also violated the Family and Medical Leave Act, firing the plaintiff…

Bronwyn Isaac | January 27, 2016 - 11:30 am

Oxford Dictionary Uses ‘Feminist’ As Definition Of Rabid

Shifting our language will require a lot of untangling, and we will need to choose our battles. Luckily, we rabid feminists are here to help!!!

Bronwyn Isaac | January 25, 2016 - 2:00 pm

‘Fairy God Boss’ Provides Company Reviews For Women By Women

The thing you didn’t think you need, but actually, really do.

Bronwyn Isaac | January 22, 2016 - 2:30 pm

Acid Attack Survivor Is The Face Of A Popular Indian Fashion Brand

When she was asked to model for Viva N Diva, Saa immediately saw this as a way to empower and bring visibility to other women who’ve endured acid attacks or…

Bronwyn Isaac | January 14, 2016 - 3:30 pm

Dear Nicole Arbour: ‘Feminists’ Aren’t Mad At You, We’re Just Tired

Hey, Nicole, are you doing okay? Would you like to drink some wine and talk through some shit?

Bronwyn Isaac | January 10, 2016 - 9:30 am

Vanity Fair’s Megyn Kelly Profile Conveniently Ignores One Tiny Thing, Which Is Racism

Anybody with half a beating heart will appear moderate and well-spoken when they are contending with Donald Trump’s violent sexism.

Bronwyn Isaac | January 7, 2016 - 9:30 am

Calling Bill Clinton Sexist Is Fair, But It Doesn’t Change Donald Trump’s Own Sexism

On Monday, Donald Trump tweeted into the internet ether that if Hillary Clinton was going to call him sexist, we all need to talk about Bill Clinton, too:

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 30, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Dear Rutgers University: How Could You Cancel The “Politicizing Beyonce” Course?!

As a Black woman and college graduate, I want to stress the importance of having classes that connect women of color to their struggle, allowing them to form critical opinions

Tiffanie Drayton | December 17, 2015 - 10:00 am

Deck The Gals With Neon Duct Tape: Photographer Declares “Peace On Earth” By Silencing Women In Family’s Holiday Photo

The message is clear. The women have had their mouths forcibly closed, and their hands tied. Finally, father and son know peace! No annoying women can be heard, and they

Kristin Clifford | December 15, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Feminists Who Conflate Consensual Sex Work With Rape Aren’t Helping Women

Some feminists have no real respect for sex workers. They pretend to care but they are barely capable of hiding their disdain.

Sydney Leathers | December 7, 2015 - 3:10 pm

New Study Shows Men Are More Likely To Take Paternity Leave If They Have Sons

Sadly though, researchers have discovered gender consistently influences the paternity leave for new fathers.

Bronwyn Isaac | December 7, 2015 - 9:30 am

Why Funny Women Don’t Like Cowardly Men

Rather than focusing on the internalized prejudices of men who crave women who will themselves smaller and more likable in the face of patriarchy, I’d rather focus on the funny

Bronwyn Isaac | November 19, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Singer Ellie Goulding Gets Real About Sexism In The Music Industry

Singer Ellie Goulding has everything going on, a new album release and a chance to perform in this year’s Victoria’s Secret fashion show, but her success did not come easy.

Katrin Higher | November 15, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Watch Ariana Grande Rightfully Shut Down Some Sexist Radio DJs

Ariana Grande, that odd little duck, was on Power 106 recently to discuss her newest single, “Focus.” When the conversation took a swift turn for the sexist, Grande did her…

Megan Reynolds | November 2, 2015 - 5:00 pm

T.I. On Hillary Clinton: “Not To Be Sexist But I Can’t Vote … For A Woman”

Here’s a free bit of advice: Never start a sentence with “Not to be sexist but…” unless you’re warning someone in advance that you’re about to say some sexist bullshit so

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 13, 2015 - 1:35 pm

“Said To Lady Journos” Highlights The Really Chill Sexism In Media

I figured you were too pretty to be a print journalist.”

Megan Reynolds | October 7, 2015 - 5:50 pm

Frisky Rant: I Am A Scientist, Not A “Lady” Scientist

Earlier this year, Nobel Laureate Sir Tim Hunt and Biochemist at the University College London found himself with a bit of a PR problem when he tried to analyze the…

Iris Harris | October 2, 2015 - 2:00 pm
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