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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

Very Chill Old Man Spews Sexist Garbage About Women Tennis Players

Over the weekend, Indian Wells Tennis Garden CEO Raymond Moore opened his mouth and revealed to the world that he is actually a rude, sexist man with opinions better suited

Megan Reynolds | March 21, 2016 - 10:50 am

Men Who Smile At Women Are Sexist (Says Science)

Gentlemen, let’s take a quick and easy quiz, shall we?

Q: You should hold a door for a woman. (True/False)
Q: If your woman looks cold, offer…

YourTango.com | March 18, 2016 - 6:30 pm

Men Tell Hillary Clinton to ‘Smile’ After She Has Biggest Night Ever

It’s hard to smile when you’re busy plotting ways to kill a man with your bare hands.

Danielle Henderson | March 16, 2016 - 11:00 am

Superman Star Henry Cavill Says Women Have A Double Standard With Catcalling

His situation is very much the exception as most men don’t regularly deal with catcalling, but even so his overall point is valid.

Bronwyn Isaac | March 15, 2016 - 10:49 am

Hillary Clinton Versus The Perfection Myth

Why is Clinton being held to a standard of perfection while Trump is talking about the size of his member?

Nico Lang | March 14, 2016 - 10:00 am

Watch Anna Wise’s “Bitch Slut,” A Song About The Feminine Double-Binds We All Know So Well

The Kendrick Lamar collaborator’s new track arrives just in time for catcalling season.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 11, 2016 - 12:30 pm

The Florida Senate Approved A Bill Defunding Planned Parenthood

Today, Florida legislators approved a bill that would defund Planned Parenthood and place new restrictions on abortion procedures.

Bronwyn Isaac | March 9, 2016 - 4:14 pm

Laugh/Cry As Women Read Terrible Casting Calls For Female Roles

“Her best feature is her cleavage”? GTFO.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 4, 2016 - 5:30 pm

Are Female Emoji Harmful To Girls? No, They’re Just Emoji

CNN is asking me, “Are female emojis sexist and harmful to girls?” I can only respond with another question: “Can we not?”

Always,

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 2, 2016 - 5:30 pm

Woman Sues ‘El Al Airlines’ After Being Asked to Move Seats for Man On Flight

81-year-old woman Renee Rabinowitz [who incidentally escaped the Nazis as a kid], is suing El Al Airlines – Israel’s major airline – after she was asked to switch seats because…

Katrin Higher | February 27, 2016 - 1:30 pm
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