gender norms

  • Oppressive Office Dress Codes Need to Go

    Dress codes disproportionately target not just teenage girls in school, but people of color, LGBTQ students, and overweight people.

  • Meet the Latin Diva Chopping Her Way Through Gender Norms

    Soraya Sobreidad is the host of an amateur YouTube cooking show that blends healthy techniques with Latin cuisine. But it took a long, painful journey for Jaime Montalvo—Soraya's other self—to discover the diva that she has become today.

  • Society Needs to Allow Men the Right to Cry

    In light of Tim Hunt's comments, everyone's been weighing in on whether men or women cry more often. But who cares? What's wrong with a little weep every now and then?

  • John Waters's Cavalcade of Perversions

    In recognition of how thoroughly Waters has gotten under the world’s skin, Lincoln Center hosted Fifty Years Of John Waters: How Much Can You Take?, a 12-film retrospective of his life’s work. We managed to speak to him while we were there.