Sexism

Taking a stand against sexism and racism in the advertising industry

After being confused for a prostitute at a networking event, magazine editor Sherry Collins says she is taking an advert out to stop it happening to other women.

Advertising Industry

Facebook's policy chief sent this apology email to a woman who accused him of sexism just days before he quit

• <b>Facebook's policy and communications boss, Elliot Schrage, apologised to a female investor, who accused him of sexism, just days before announcing he is quitting.</b>• <b><br>Natasha Lamb, a managing partner at Arjuna Capital, said Schrage dismissed her and said she was "not nice" after she raised concerns</b> …

AOL

Amy Schumer Jokes on Sexism While Presenting 'My Fair Lady' Performance | Tony Awards 2018

Schumer called the play's lead character "a mansplaining expert on dialects."

Tony Awards

The Other Side podcast: Police Chief Kim Jacobs on sexism, police brutality

Columbus Police Chief Kimberley Jacobs faces tough questions on police brutality, what it's like to be a woman and gay in law enforcement. Plus, …

Police Misconduct

Sexism and the #MeToo movement inspired this 'sassy' singer by The World - Listen to music

Me Too movement

Exclusive: How RFU became gripped by culture of sexism

A culture of sexism – including acts of inappropriate sexual behaviour – is festering at the heart of the Rugby Football Union, a special investigation by <i>the Daily Telegraph</i> can reveal.<p>The three-month investigation, which has involved obtaining candid testimonies from a variety of sources across …

Sexual Harassment

Franchesca Ramsey, Author & Comedian - Sexism & Racism Online

Ramsey

Kremlin Defends Putin’s Bouquet for Merkel Against Allegations of Sexism

Germany’s Bild tabloid criticized Putin’s decision to give a bouquet to Merkel as a sexist “affront."

Russia

At Yale Speech, Hillary Clinton Recounts Sexism From Harvard Professor

PoliticsPoliticians<p>Secretary Clinton gave Yale University’s commencement speech, where she joked about the election, the Russia investigation, and …

LGBTQI

Emilia Clarke Talks Sexism, Equal Pay at Women in Motion Talk – Variety

At her Kering Women in Motion talk, Emilia Clarke revealed that she’s always received equal pay with her male “Game of Thrones” co-stars and chatted …

Mike Pence

Watch Women Engineers On the Rampant Sexism of Silicon Valley | WIRED Video | CNE

Women Engineers On the Rampant Sexism of Silicon Valley<p>Five female engineers discuss the sexism of the tech industry and why greater diversity and …

Silicon Valley

Melissa McCarthy On Her Comedy Come Up, Sexism In Hollywood + Her New Movie

3 weeks ago<p><b>Melissa McCarthy</b> made her debut on The Breakfast Club to promote her new movie '<i>Life Of The Party</i>' and tell her story of becoming a …

Comedy

Elisabeth Moss Says Female Directors Not Hired Because of Sexism – Variety

When it comes to the lack of female directors, Elisabeth Moss says the answer is simply sexism.<p>In an interview with Katie Couric for the new National …

Entertainment

Podcast: Michelle Obama Blames Hillary Clinton’s Loss on Sexism

In remarks this weekend, former first lady Michelle Obama said the reason Hillary Clinton lost was due to old biases about women’s capabilities. …

Michelle Obama

Do Open Offices Encourage Sexism?

Open office plans, not too long ago seen as a radical way of encouraging engagement and innovation in the workplace, have lost their luster in recent …

OpenOffice

This Singer Is Making Bold Accusations Of Sexism Against Jay-Z

Black Culture

M&G sexism exposé prompts African Union investigation

African Union

How Bad Is Sexism in the Chinese Workplace?_Caixin Global_财新网

A recent report on sexist practices at China’s top three internet companies, Tencent, Alibaba and Baidu, got me to thinking about the broader topic …

News (China)

The origins of sexism

Human societies weren’t always male-dominated. The switch came when we became farmers – and that suggests ways to roll back towards a more equal …

Misogyny

Tammy Bruce: Racism, sexism, homophobia live on the left

Homophobia

Ravyn Lenae talks composing her music and the sexism in the industry

“Those are very sensitive subjects that sometimes take a very long time to come out about.”<p>Ravyn Lenae, the native Chicago R&B singer, is only 18, …

Music

SE Cupp: Haley isn't here for your sexism - CNN Video

HLN's SE Cupp defends US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley, saying the Trump administration threw the wrong person under the bus.

Trump Administration

Girls banned from Japan sumo event amid sexism uproar

Japan’s sumo association came under fire for sexism again on Thursday after requesting girls be prevented from participating in events showcasing the …

Japan

Students’ campaign finds rampant sexism at IIT-Bombay

The series, which began in August last year, culminated in a discussion last week about sexism in everyday lives on the campus. The discussion was …

Feminism

Anti-Semitism & Sexism

Bhagwan’s Jewish ProblemThe real aim of Rajneesh’s anti-Semitism may be mind control Last Year at Rajneeshpuram?The cult city's demise is inevitable …

Anti-Semitism

Mobilizing Sexism: The Interaction of Emotion and Gender Attitudes in the 2016 US Presidential Election | Public Opinion Quarterly

The outcome of the 2016 US presidential election cycle generated a great deal of attention about the political psychology of the average American …

Oxford University Press

Even at the top, women still face sexism. Just not the kind you'd think

Even at the very top of their fields, women can't escape stereotypes.<p>A man apologizes for foul language in front of a female colleague, assumes the female employees will handle the office chores, or offers to shoulder more burdensome work to "spare" female colleagues.<p>New research shows that such …

World News

Mobilizing Sexismthe Interaction of Emotion and Gender Attitudes in the 2016 US Presidential Election | Public Opinion Quarterly

The outcome of the 2016 US presidential election cycle generated a great deal of attention about the political psychology of the average American …

Oxford University

Oxford University accused of sexism after inviting 'wives and partners' to dinner

Oxford University has come under fire after a department invited alumni to a dinner, with the invitation stating “partners and wives” were …

Oxford University

City police still struggling with diversity: census; Despite claims of sexism, racism, chief says morale is improving

A workplace census of the Calgary Police Service conducted last year shows work remains to be done on diversity within the force, with one female for every five males among sworn respondents, and 11 per cent who consider themselves members ...

Census