“It’s not because I have some pathological dislike of the term. I just don’t like it.”
The people of Toronto were appalled. The cartoon ran right before Election Day.
“What’s more offensive? A little girl saying ‘fuck’ or the fucking unequal and sexist way society treats girls and women?” NSFW language (obviously).
Women and girls fighting against sexism, one smart quip at a time.
“No one says that about Ed Sheeran.”
“The problem that the Labor Party has today is that Bill Shorten is an economic girly man.”
The University of Sydney suspended Professor Barry Spurr over allegations he used words like “Abos”, “Mussies” and “Chinky-poos”.
“Cooking, cleaning, nursing, hairdresser…” Oh hello there 1950s.
“The police just came by. Husband and I are going somewhere safe,” professional game developer Brianna Wu tweeted on Saturday night.
BuzzFeed once again decided to ask female cosplayers at New York Comic Con to share the creepiest thing they’ve heard while cosplaying.
Swift says she wished she had someone like Watson to look up to when she was younger. She also spoke out against sexism in the media.
Please do tell me more about why feminism is sexist. *block*
There’s a lot that no one talks about.
“Why didn’t you marry? Why haven’t you married?”
The certificate says failure to comply “may result in you being tied up and having rocks thrown at you”.
“I don’t know whether it’s trying to bully me into an eating disorder. I don’t understand.”
“Catcalling is a compliment!” Oh.
“His wife must be loaded.”
The continuing debate over a murky sexual encounter at a 2008 convention for cheekily anti-establishment skeptics underscores a broader dilemma: How can a progressive, important intellectual community behave so poorly towards its female peers?
It’s basically one epiphany after another. Including a lot of stuff which should have been obvious all along.
McSweeney’s rewrote plotlines to classic films, but changed them “not to be sexist”. Here’s what they’d look like.
It’s harder than it looks.
“I’ll show you how valuable Elle Woods can be!” Inspirational words from the Legally Blonde heroine.
You spin me right ‘round. And I’m not liking it.
And the internet was — rightfully — enraged.
It’s not easy being a girl… or a guy for that matter. Some differences might not be what you think.
“Oh just stop being so emotional.”
“Is it that time of the month?” Based on anonymous Whisper posts.
She says that the marriage proposals, the anime art, and the fan pages are a “little bit much.”