#Misogyny

  • Article: Women Outperform Men After Medical Schools in Japan Stop Rigging Test Scores

    Women Outperform Men After Medical Schools in Japan Stop Rigging Test Scores

    By Joe McCarthy|June 20, 2019

    Thousands of women could have been denied a career in medicine. Read more

  • Article: Over 90% of Girls Think Female Leaders Face Unwanted Touching and Unfair Treatment

    Over 90% of Girls Think Female Leaders Face Unwanted Touching and Unfair Treatment

    June 4, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Girls want to become leaders, but expect harassment and sexism when they get there. Read more

  • Article: England's 'Three Lions' Football Anthem Gets a Rewrite to Help Fight Sexism in Sport

    England's 'Three Lions' Football Anthem Gets a Rewrite to Help Fight Sexism in Sport

    May 29, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The revamped 'Three Lionesses' champions the stars of the England women's team. Read more

  • Article: There's Finally an Internationally Agreed Upon Definition of Sexism. Here's Why That Matters.

    There's Finally an Internationally Agreed Upon Definition of Sexism. Here's Why That Matters.

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|April 1, 2019

    We asked an expert why having a definition is such a big deal. Read more

  • Article: 7 Appalling Facts You Should Know About Online Abuse of Girls and Women

    7 Appalling Facts You Should Know About Online Abuse of Girls and Women

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 7, 2019

    Digital harassment of women is everywhere — and this proves it. Read more

  • Article: MPs and Campaigners Call on Met Police (Again) to Make Misogyny a Hate Crime

    MPs and Campaigners Call on Met Police (Again) to Make Misogyny a Hate Crime

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 15, 2019

    Gender was the aggravating factor behind at least half of all hate crimes reported by women in 2018. Read more

  • Article: The UK Might Actually Make Misogyny a Hate Crime

    The UK Might Actually Make Misogyny a Hate Crime

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 7, 2018

    “For the first time we are now saying as a country that misogyny is not a part of life.” Read more

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

    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