#Sexism

  • Article: Woman Outraged by Lawmaker’s Sexist Memes Just Won His Political Seat in NJ
    Girls & Women

    Woman Outraged by Lawmaker’s Sexist Memes Just Won His Political Seat in NJ

    By David Brand|Nov. 10, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    She said the lawmaker’s sexist Facebook posts motivated her to run for office. Read more

  • Article: IKEA's Sexist Ad Targets Single Women in China
    Girls & Women

    IKEA's Sexist Ad Targets Single Women in China

    Oct. 26, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The advertisement stigmatizes single Chinese women disparaged as "leftover women." Read more

  • Article: This British Rapper Kicked a Male Fan Out of His Show For Being Sexist
    Girls & Women

    This British Rapper Kicked a Male Fan Out of His Show For Being Sexist

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 10, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “That s*** will not be tolerated at any show.” Read more

  • Article: ‘Wonder Woman’ Director Claps Back After James Cameron Calls Film a ‘Step Backwards’
    Girls & Women

    ‘Wonder Woman’ Director Claps Back After James Cameron Calls Film a ‘Step Backwards’

    By Cassie Carothers|Aug. 25, 2017

    The internet is here for Patty Jenkins and “Wonder Woman.” Read more

  • Article: New Zealand Politician Gets Asked Sexist Question Again. This Time She Shuts it Down.
    Girls & Women

    New Zealand Politician Gets Asked Sexist Question Again. This Time She Shuts it Down.

    By Avery Friedman|Aug. 2, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Her interviewer admits he “never asked a male political leader in 20 years” about their family plans Read more

  • Article: This Lebanese Rock Band Is Singing To End Sexism
    Girls & Women

    This Lebanese Rock Band Is Singing To End Sexism

    July 26, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Mashrou' Leila is not afraid to sing about 'taboo' topics. Read more

  • Article: Michelle Obama Addresses the Racism and Sexism She Faced as First Lady
    Girls & Women

    Michelle Obama Addresses the Racism and Sexism She Faced as First Lady

    By Avery Friedman|July 26, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “The shards that cut me the deepest were the ones that intended to cut.” Read more

  • Article: Audi’s Ad Compares Women to Cars—And The Internet Isn’t Happy About It
    Girls & Women

    Audi’s Ad Compares Women to Cars—And The Internet Isn’t Happy About It

    By Madison Feser|July 19, 2017

    Audi’s ad is a reminder that sexism in advertising is still a problem. Read more