#Sexism

  • 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: Japanese Women Are Protesting Required High Heels in the Workplace
    Girls & Women

    Japanese Women Are Protesting Required High Heels in the Workplace

    By Daniele Selby|June 5, 2019

    Thousands have rallied behind the #KuToo campaign to ban sexist work dress codes. Read more

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

    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
    Girls & Women

    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.
    Girls & Women

    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: This Airline Will No Longer Force Female Cabin Crew to Wear Makeup
    Girls & Women

    This Airline Will No Longer Force Female Cabin Crew to Wear Makeup

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 4, 2019

    It’s a “significant” change in an industry plagued by sexual harassment and objectification. Read more

  • Article: How Zimbabwe's All-Women Anti-Poaching Unit Sparked a Movement
    Environment

    How Zimbabwe's All-Women Anti-Poaching Unit Sparked a Movement

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 28, 2019

    Now, the model could be rolled out throughout the African continent. Read more

  • Article: This New App Lets You Rank Films for Gender Equality
    Girls & Women

    This New App Lets You Rank Films for Gender Equality

    Feb. 22, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Its founders call it the "first feminist film review" app. Read more