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Casual Sexism In The Workplace May Affect Women More Than We Realize

Misogynist jokes and comments might not be as "harmless" as people claim.<p><i>Academic studies can be fascinating... and totally confusing. So we decided to strip away all of the scientific jargon and break them down for you.</i><p><b>The Background</b><p>Women make up nearly half of the U.S. workforce, but their …

Forcing Kids To Stick To Gender Roles Can Actually Be Harmful To Their Health

Raising children in societies that adhere to rigid gender roles, with fixed ideas about what should be considered “masculine” and “feminine,” can …

His and Hers: How Gender Stereotyping is Harmful to Your Children

There’s one Christmas that I’ll always remember. My mother’s contemporary 90’s living room of brass elephants and white leather turned into a sea of …

Why Stereotypes Are Bad and What You Can Do about Them

Image via Shutterstock<p><b>August 13, 2014</b><p>According to an Internet quiz I took, I associate men with careers and women with family. But the quiz wasn’t a …

Gender stereotypes/stereotyping

The international human rights law framework is concerned with gender stereotypes and stereotyping that affects recognized human rights and …

Sexism

Women aged 45-64 made 51% of their male counterparts. Their median after tax income was only $14,770<p>Women working 41 to 44 hours per week earn 84.6% …

The Places Where Women — & Their Children — Aren't Equal Citizens

Shireen fears for the future of her children.<p>They were born in Jordan, where she lives. But because her husband is from a different country, they …

GENDER ROLES AROUND THE WORLD

<b>GENDER ROLES AROUND THE WORLD<br>By Ayla Altunlu</b><br>According to a research in 2008 nearly the same percentage of men and women believed in traditional …

6 Gender Stereotypes Around the World

It’s easy to think that some behaviors are just inherently male or female. Boys like to play with trucks. Girls like to play with dolls. Men propose …

Sexism Around The World

• Invited audience members <b>will follow you</b> as you navigate and present<br>• People invited to a presentation <b>do not need a Prezi account</b><br>• This link expires <b>10</b> …

Women around the world on how sexism affects their daily lives | Sarah Marsh

On International Women’s Day, we asked our female readers from different countries to tell us the biggest issues for women where they live. Here’s what they said<p>It’s International Women’s Day today, and we asked our female readers around the world to tell us about the greatest challenges they face, …

10 Ridiculously Sexist and Dangerous Laws From Around the World

Once in a while in the U.S. we hear about a bill or a law that seems like it must be a joke. For example, in Florida it is illegal for a single woman to parachute or skydive on a Sunday. This week in Montana, a legislator explained that he seriously wants to make it illegal for women to wear yoga …

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Media Sexism | HuffPost

10 Everyday Sexisms and What Do You Do About Them

<i>This post is updated from an earlier version that appeared on Role Reboot.</i><p>Research shows that most people don't see sexism even when it's right in front of their noses.<p>"Women endorse sexist beliefs, at least in part, because they do not attend to subtle, aggregate forms of sexism in their personal …

Sexism | HuffPost

Surprising Number Of Americans Don't Believe In Evolution (VIDEO)

One in three Americans doesn't believe in evolution, according to new survey results from the Pew Research Center.<p>The results, released Monday in report on views about human evolution, show that 33 percent of Americans think "humans and other living things have existed in their present form since …

Probing Question: Why is teaching evolution still controversial?

Penn State political scientists Michael Berkman and Eric Plutzer explain that, despite 40 years of court cases ruling against teaching creationism in …

101 Reasons Why Evolution is True

<i>These reasons will work from the general to the specific. I’ve used links to articles in Wikipedia as much as possible because Wiki articles are</i> …

Ten Major Court Cases about Evolution and Creationism

1. In 1968, in <b>Epperson v. Arkansas</b>, the United States Supreme Court invalidated an Arkansas statute that prohibited the teaching of evolution. The …

U.S. Lags World in Grasp of Genetics and Acceptance of Evolution

A comparison of peoples' views in 34 countries finds that the United States ranks near the bottom when it comes to public acceptance of evolution. …

astrology - The Skeptic's Dictionary

From Abracadabra to Zombies | View All<p>astrology<p><i>...as above, so below...</i><p>"It should not be considered unbelievable that one can retrieve useful …

Why do people believe predictions made in horoscopes?

I Kind of, Sort of Might, But Not Really, Believe in Astrology

0<p>SHARES<p>Earlier this month I requested the input of an astrologer via Twitter. I had moved to New York City a week earlier and, in that span of time, …

If astrology is fake, why do people with the same zodiac sign share the same personality traits?

Please read very slowly every single detail and decide you want to believe in astrology or not.Below are real examples-<p>Sisters Marriage-In India …

My Theory On Why Horoscopes Are Accurate

This afternoon I ate in a Chinese buffet restaurant which consisted of the normal things you would see in these types of places: copious amounts of …

Horoscopes are true, claim scientists

Think reading your stars is a load of rubbish? Not according to boffins who say planetary positions are linked to health.<p>Scientists have discovered …

Astrologer.com Site Map

THE<p>CASE<p>EVIDENCE<p>MECHANISM<p>REFUTATION<p>BIAS<p>Though we don't know how it works physically, astrology is not a faith. You can experience, observe and know …

astrology Archives

You Are Browsing Resources on: <br>astrology<p>Resource added on: Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 5:08 pm<p>Submitted by: Bryan Lovelace<p>This PowerPoint is part of …

Astronomical Pseudo-Science: A Skeptic’s Resource List « Astronomical Society

<b>by Andrew Fraknoi</b><br>(Foothill College & Astronomical Society of the Pacific)<br>Version 5.0; October 2009<p>© copyright 2009 Andrew Fraknoi. The right to …