#Gender Stereotypes

  • Article: These 2 Ads Are the First Banned in the UK for Gender Stereotyping
    Girls & Women

    These 2 Ads Are the First Banned in the UK for Gender Stereotyping

    Aug. 14, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Campaigners say advertising reinforces sexist stereotypes and views and limits girls' aspirations. Read more

  • Article: Does the UK's Ban on Gender Stereotypes in Ads Go Far Enough?
    OpinionGirls & Women

    Does the UK's Ban on Gender Stereotypes in Ads Go Far Enough?

    June 17, 2019

    New advertising rules came into effect on June 14. Read more

  • Article: A Woman Just Won the 'Nobel Prize of Math' for the First Time
    Girls & Women

    A Woman Just Won the 'Nobel Prize of Math' for the First Time

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|March 20, 2019

    Karen Uhlenbeck is a mathematician and professor at the University of Texas. Read more

  • Article: John Legend and Adam Levine Shatter Gender Stereotypes in This Heartwarming Ad
    PartnerGirls & Women

    John Legend and Adam Levine Shatter Gender Stereotypes in This Heartwarming Ad

    By Carmen SingerErica Sanchez  and  Daniele Selby|Feb. 12, 2019|P&G

    You’ll be singing this catchy tune all day. Read more

  • Article: How Nigerian Women Are Using WhatsApp to Chat, Learn, and Earn
    Girls & Women

    How Nigerian Women Are Using WhatsApp to Chat, Learn, and Earn

    Oct. 31, 2018

    Women said WhatsApp had allowed them to communicate better, particularly with local politicians. Read more

  • Video: Little Mix and Nicki Minaj's New Music Video Has a Bold Message for the Patriarchy
    Girls & Women

    Little Mix and Nicki Minaj's New Music Video Has a Bold Message for the Patriarchy

    By Daniele Selby  and  Carmen Singer|Oct. 26, 2018

    The video for "Woman Like Me" was released on Friday and fans are loving it. Read more

  • Article: This Viral Photo of a Dad Changing Diapers Carries an Important Message
    Girls & Women

    This Viral Photo of a Dad Changing Diapers Carries an Important Message

    By Daniele Selby|Oct. 9, 2018

    Donte Palmer is calling on dads to #squatforchange. Read more

  • Article: 'Love Island' Stereotypes Put Off Female Firefighters, Says London Fire Brigade
    Girls & Women

    'Love Island' Stereotypes Put Off Female Firefighters, Says London Fire Brigade

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 21, 2018

    “It reinforces the misconception that all firefighters are musclebound men.” Read more