gender inequality

3.22.18

Employers Don't Like to Hire Intelligent Women

A new study found that high-achieving women were less likely to get called back for a job interview than high-achieving men—as well as only moderately-achieving women.

1.10.18

French women claim #MeToo is a “witch hunt” that threatens sexual liberty

Their letter in Le Monde says men are being punished at work and in other circles “when all they did was touch a knee or try to steal a kiss.”

8.10.17

Women Shoulder the Invisible Burden of Preventing Pregnancy Alone

We talked to the researcher behind a study that examines how clinicians in the US reinforce the widely accepted notion that the physical, mental, and emotional labor around contraception is "women's work."

7.11.17

TIFF Is Raising $3 Million to Get More Women in Film

Seven percent of 2016's highest-grossing films were directed by women. The Toronto International Film Festival wants that to change.

5.16.17

Feminism Is Helping Women Recover From Substance Abuse

New female-only programs provide safe spaces to explore gender structures.

5.14.17

Why Portrayals of Moms in Video Games Are So Messed Up

In video games like "Red Dead Redemption," "Heavy Rain," and "The Last of Us," multidimensional father figures are abundant. But where are the playable mothers?

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5.14.17

Why Portrayals of Moms in Video Games Are So Messed Up

In video games like "Red Dead Redemption," "Heavy Rain," and "The Last of Us," multidimensional father figures are abundant. But where are the playable mothers?

5.11.17

Don't Trust Men Who Want a 'Nice' Woman

A Fox News contributor suggested that "alpha" women need to learn to be nice in order for men to like them. That's dumb.

4.25.17

Dear Startups: Fuck Your Nerf Battles

Nerf gun fights are tech culture's stupidest tradition.

3.8.17

Brewing Beer Has Always Been a Woman's Game

Women have been brewing beer since the days of ancient Egypt, and it was only after the Black Plague that it fell into the hands of men. Thankfully, women are now reclaiming an industry that was pretty much birthed by them.

10.11.16

Why We Started 'WOMAN'

On International Day of the Girl, we need to celebrate and support girls and women everywhere and keep fighting for equality on every level.

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