sexism

Samantha Bee Calls Out TBS For A Sexist Joke About Hillary Clinton On Twitter

Samantha Bee is the feminist goddess the late-night talk show world was missing for years, and she doesn’t let anyone get away with casual sexism — even her own network.

Lauren Holter | July 26, 2016 - 7:46 pm

Who Will Replace Roger Ailes At Fox News? The Former CEO Resigned Amidst Sexual Assault Allegations

His successor will have some big, misogynistic shoes to fill.

Kylie Cheung | July 21, 2016 - 6:08 pm

Very Sexist RNC Merchandise Shows How Awful The Coming Months Will Be

Everyone expects some weird stuff to go down at the Republican National Convention — I mean, that’s just a given. But with the first female presidential candidate for a major…

Lauren Holter | July 21, 2016 - 2:04 pm

8 Terrible Mike Pence Quotes About Women That Show The Vice Presidential Candidate’s True Colors

The statute of limitations on saying shitty things only applies to people who make clear they’ve learned their lesson, and Pence has done anything but.

Kylie Cheung | July 20, 2016 - 10:14 am

David Bowie’s Jerkface Old Producer Thinks Adele’s Voice Isn’t 100% Natural, World Enjoys Collective Eyeroll

Is it? Is it not? Does it matter? Why would one even think this? Also, who cares?

Megan Reynolds | June 9, 2016 - 12:15 pm

The White House Wants You To Sign A United State Of Women Pledge Ahead Of Its Gender Equality Summit

“There’s a lot that’s been done by and for women and girls, but there’s still plenty to do.”

Lauren Holter | June 9, 2016 - 11:30 am

Morgan Freeman Says He Is ‘Sexist,’ But Not ‘Misogynist’ & We’re Not Sure What He Means By That

Technically, there is a linguistic distinction between being a “sexist” and a “misogynist.” But you can’t have one without the other. Sorry, Morgan. 

Karen Fratti | June 7, 2016 - 12:15 pm

A Female News Anchors Was Harassed For Saying “Buenos Dias” And 7 Other Times Women Dealt With Bullshit On Air

The number of ridiculous stories of female reporters dealing with nonsense is off the charts.

Bronwyn Isaac | June 3, 2016 - 7:45 pm

New Evidence Donald Trump Really, Really Loves Gender Roles (As If You Needed More)

Bitch better have 1994 Donald Trump’s dinner…

Kylie Cheung | June 3, 2016 - 11:00 am

You Know Nothing, Jon Snow: Kit Harington Claims Men Face Sexism In Hollywood Too

Being a celebrity means people will be invasive and want to tear open your insides… That’s all valid and fair and not exclusively a thing that famous women have to

Kelly Kanayama | May 30, 2016 - 1:14 pm

How Sexist Internet Trolling Is Finally Getting Taken On By Politicians In The UK

The internet isn’t some separate sphere cut apart from the rest of society. The spread and normalization of sexual, gender-based attacks on the web is the spread and normalization of

Kylie Cheung | May 27, 2016 - 1:15 pm

Voters Think Hillary Clinton’s Gender Gives Her An Advantage — They’re Right, & That’s Awesome

But how could it be interpreted as anything but a positive thing that people increasingly want to see the first female POTUS?

Kylie Cheung | May 25, 2016 - 11:33 am

This Louisiana Lawmaker Comment About Strippers Is Sexist, Ageist, And Body-Shaming All At Once

Woo! That’s a lot for one shitty joke! Well done!

Liz Magee | May 25, 2016 - 11:00 am

Friendly Reminder: The Gender Wage Gap Is Also Due To Outright Discrimination, According To New Study

This new study challenges the widely accepted belief that the wage gap only exists because girls are “afraid of math.”

Kylie Cheung | May 22, 2016 - 9:45 pm

The Other Sexist Double Standard In Hollywood No One’s Talking About: NC-17 Ratings

Gratuitous violence or blowjobs? PG-13/R. Girls receiving head? NC-17.

Kylie Cheung | May 16, 2016 - 11:32 pm

Donald Trump Says Hillary Clinton Only Has The “Woman Card,” Would Get 5% Of The Vote If She Were A Man

***PAUSES TO LAUGH AT THE UTTER RIDICULOUSNESS OF TRUMP’S SUGGESTION THAT BEING A WOMAN WORKS IN HILLARY CLINTON’S FAVOR***

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 27, 2016 - 10:46 am

Jeremy Renner’s Comments About “Badass” Female Characters Completely Misses Every Point Ever

It seems Jeremy Renner has been sent back to Press Junket 101 School, and it included a crash course on How Not To Piss Off Female Journalists.

Jenni Miller | April 12, 2016 - 2:35 pm

Netflix Now: The Mask You Live In

Writer, director, and activist Jennifer Siebel Newsom’s latest documentary, The Mask You Live In, hits Netflix today, and it’s worth a look for anyone who’s interested in the flip side…

Jenni Miller | April 1, 2016 - 3:45 pm

Donald Trump And His Campaign Manager Are Both Creeps To Women Journalists

Trump said a month ago that he’d start acting presidential “pretty soon,” but there are no signs of it yet.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 22, 2016 - 12:00 pm
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