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Sexism on the Soccer Field - The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (Video Clip)

Comedy

Sexism in schools is real – how can the Department of Education deny it?

After a teachers’ leader spoke out about sexist bullying in the classroom, the government’s response was dismissive, depressing, and shows the scale of the problem<p>When Mary Bousted, a former teacher and the general secretary of the Association of Teachers and Lecturers, spoke out this week about …

Feminism

The Hunger Games was originally passed on by every major studio because it had a female lead. Listen to these actresses on sexism in Hollywood

IN THIS VIDEO, WATCH FEMALE CELEBRITIES like Julie Delpy, America Ferrara, Amanda Peet, Anjelica Houston, Kristin Wiig, Amber Tamblyn, and more …

The Hunger Games

The feminist cupcake sale that led to death and rape threats

It started with male students upset they’d have to pay the full $1 for a cake … and ended with the realisation we still desperately need feminism in the 21st century<p>If someone had told me, one week ago today, that a simple bake sale aiming to educate students about wage disparity in Australia would …

Feminism

Women read sexist Donald Trump quotes in powerful new attack ad

There's nothing like entering the world of politics to bring out every salacious thing you've ever done, said or tweeted for all the world to judge …

Dear @fhollande… Because Jacqueline is worth it

<i>On 23rd January, French women will demonstrate in Paris. They will ask President François Hollande to grant a pardon to Jacqueline Sauvage, who</i> …

Domestic Violence

Harvard Law Grad Kamilah Willingham Fights Back Against Sexual Assault Doubters

Willingham, featured in the campus rape documentary "The Hunting Ground," said she's "coming back swinging."<p>Former Harvard Law School student Kamilah Willingham, whose report of being sexually assaulted by a fellow student was challenged after she was featured in the campus rape documentary, "The …

How feminists took on the mainstream media and won

Go to the home page of Cosmopolitan.com, and you’ll find plenty of its signature man-pleasing sex tricks and lifestyle tips. There are photos of Miley Cyrus’s engagement ring, a list of sex positions for when you’re feeling lazy, and a quiz about baby showers.<p>But these days, you’ll also find ample …

Feminism

What Chris Rock Got Wrong About #AskHerMore

As expected, Chris Rock extensively addressed race and racism in Hollywood while hosting the Oscars last night. (This was the second year that …

Emilia Clarke Is Sick of 'Game of Thrones' Sexism Complaints

"Game of Thrones" may be one of the most popular shows on television -- and has the Emmy hardware to prove it -- but it's not immune to backlash. One complaint that's gotten a lot of traction lately is that the show is sexist, something that surfaced most recently after last season's controversial …

TV Series

What Women Want From the Workplace: An End to Sexism

8 min read<p>Comedian Demetri Martin does a comedy bit about how, if you want to sound like a creep, you should just add “. . . <i>ladies</i>” to the end of everything you say: “Thanks for coming to the show . . . <i>ladies</i>.”<p>“Help, I’ve fallen into a well and I’m trapped . . . <i>ladies</i>.”<p>It’s funny, because it’s …

Donald Trump's big mouth fires up the feminist fight

These events have crystallised the consequences of Trump's anti-women rhetoric in a way nothing else has. By trotting out old-school misogyny, Trump …

Feminism

Cupcakes Stir Controversy: Students Outraged Over Bake Sale Priced by Gender

School-run bake sales have long served as a popular way to raise money while supplying the community with sweet treats.A special fund-raiser at the …

Feminism

Little Kids Use a Lemonade Stand to Show Absurdity of Pay Gap

Children’s notorious “why” phase, in which they question every command or fact from an adult, can be a challenge in patience for parents as they …

BlackGirl

Donald Trump's demonizing of women likely to cost him in Wisconsin primary

Donald Trump is in the doghouse with women voters, and with Gallup now reporting that 70% of American women have a negative opinion of the Republican frontrunner, even a late appearance by his wife, Melania, probably won’t do much to help him in time for Tuesday’s primary in Wisconsin.<p>Before now, …

Government

The late Joan Rivers lived in a haunted apartment | Celebrity Ghost Stories

The First One's the Scariest

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Holy Crap

S10/E10: TAPS team leaders Jason and Steve are stunned by the video footage captured on the third floor.

Children and Ghosts | The Atlantic Paranormal Society

Many times when I am contacted by someone having a Paranormal situation I am informed that their child or children are playing with invisible friends …

Easter Bunny

Arlington Heights, Illinois, Ghost Sightings

just looking at me.<p>I had a thought that it was my son and was going to yell at him to go in his room, but I knew he was away at college. The man then …

Paranormal

Little Girl Ghost | Ghost Lab

Ghost Slams Cell Door, Chad Screams | Ghost Stalkers

Deep South Paranormal: "I Fear That Train A' Comin" Sneak Peek | S1E1 | SYFY

Paranormal cold spots ghosts hauntings ASSAP

<i>Cold spots and hot spots</i><p>Investigation technique pages<p>Warm spots ....<p>In the picture above the arrows show the flow of radiative heat, which, unlike …

Imaging

Ghost Hunting 101

* Orbs are most likely going to be some sort of aurborne debris, pollen, dust, etc so do get took excited when you capture these on you camera<p>* no …

Photography

Are Ghosts Real? — Evidence Has Not Materialized

If you believe in ghosts, you're not alone. Cultures all around the world believe in spirits that survive death to live in another realm. In fact, …

Paranormal

Ghost Hunting Science vs Pseudoscience

I was recently pointed to a conversation taking place in the Northern Iowan – a student newspaper of the University of Northern Iowa. The debate is …

paranormal investigator - The Skeptic's Dictionary

From Abracadabra to Zombies | View All<p>paranormal investigator<p>"Solving mysteries and understanding the world around us takes time and effort and …

Magnetism

Ghost-Hunting Mistakes: Science and Pseudoscience in Ghost Investigations - CSI

There are thousands of amateur ghost hunters around the world whose techniques are modeled after hit cable television shows such as Ghost Hunters, …

Paranormal

alien abduction - The Skeptic's Dictionary

From Abracadabra to Zombies | View All<p>alien abduction<p>"...despite the fact that we humans are great collectors of souvenirs, not one of these persons …

Bipolar Disorder