#Sexism

  • Article: Suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst’s Great-Granddaughter Reveals the One Thing That’s Holding Back Women’s Rights
    Girls & Women

    Suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst’s Great-Granddaughter Reveals the One Thing That’s Holding Back Women’s Rights

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 7, 2018|ICS

    Helen Pankhurst, like her famous relative, is a leading voice in the fight for gender equality. Read more

  • Article: Make ‘Upskirting’ Illegal and Misogyny a Hate Crime, Urges UK Report
    Girls & Women

    Make ‘Upskirting’ Illegal and Misogyny a Hate Crime, Urges UK Report

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 23, 2018

    Half of British women have experienced sexual harassment at work, the report found. Read more

  • Article: A Top BBC Journalist Revealed Exactly Why She Just Quit in an Inspiring Open Letter
    Girls & Women

    A Top BBC Journalist Revealed Exactly Why She Just Quit in an Inspiring Open Letter

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 8, 2018

    Carrie Gracie described the pay culture at the BBC as “secretive and illegal.” Read more

  • 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