#sexism

  • Article: Serena Williams Narrated This Powerful Ad During the Oscars and It Hit Everyone in the Feelings

    Serena Williams Narrated This Powerful Ad During the Oscars and It Hit Everyone in the Feelings

    By Jerica Deck|Feb. 25, 2019

    “So if they want to call you crazy, fine. Show them what crazy can do.” Read more

  • Article: Violence, Fraud, and Sexism Block Nigerian Women From Voting

    Violence, Fraud, and Sexism Block Nigerian Women From Voting

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 15, 2019

    Women were attacked and forced to forfeit their spots in line to men at the polls last year. Read more

  • Article: US Justice Department Says Employees Can Be Fired for Being Transgender

    US Justice Department Says Employees Can Be Fired for Being Transgender

    By Jerica Deck|Oct. 25, 2018

    The DOJ argues that federal laws on sex discrimination don't include gender identity. Read more

  • Article: Serena Williams Is Calling Out Sexism in Her Sport — and She's Not Alone

    Serena Williams Is Calling Out Sexism in Her Sport — and She's Not Alone

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 10, 2018

    Male tennis players admit they have called umpires far worse than “thief.” Read more

  • Article: Julia Gillard Boldly Calls Out Sexism in Australian Politics With Impassioned Speech

    Julia Gillard Boldly Calls Out Sexism in Australian Politics With Impassioned Speech

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 7, 2018

    Gillard delivers a powerful speech against misogyny. Read more

  • Article: How These Australian Activists Are Tackling Gender Inequality Around the World

    How These Australian Activists Are Tackling Gender Inequality Around the World

    By Madeleine Keck|Sept. 5, 2018

    "Lifting girls and women out of extreme poverty is critical." Read more

  • Article: US Open Accused of Sexism After Warning Player for Baring Her Bra

    US Open Accused of Sexism After Warning Player for Baring Her Bra

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 30, 2018

    Male competitors at the US Open have been photographed topless in courtside chairs without penalty. Read more

  • Article: Business News Site Covertly Erases Men From Stories to Highlight Sexism

    Business News Site Covertly Erases Men From Stories to Highlight Sexism

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 6, 2018

    "They did nothing wrong — we were just jerks — but that’s discrimination for you.” Read more