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On Hating Madonna
Today, the world's most accomplished pop star provokes ire and indifference. Where did she — or we — go wrong?
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Male Pastors Read Sexist Comments People Made To Their Female Colleagues
The male United Methodist Church pastors said they felt "furious" and "ashamed" after reading about the misogyny female pastors deal with.
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Me Too Backlash Is Getting Worse
A new study found that 60% of male managers said they’re uncomfortable working closely with women.
Amy Klobuchar On Female Presidential Candidates: 'Discount Them At Your Own Peril'
The senator and presidential contender spoke at a Fox News town hall event about sexism in the 2020 election.
Patricia Arquette Pleads For Women’s Rights At Historic Congressional Hearing
The actress spoke Tuesday at the House’s first meeting on the Equal Rights Amendment in 36 years.
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Trump’s Embattled Federal Reserve Pick Seeks Cover In Brett Kavanaugh
Stephen Moore taunted his ex-wife while cheating on her and has made countless sexist remarks. He thinks it's "character assassination" to bring that up.
Only The Female Candidates Were Asked About Sexism At CNN's Presidential Town Hall
But all presidents have to grapple with these issues -- not just women.
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Elizabeth Warren On Sexism And Not Getting 'Hillary'd' In The 2020 Election
“We stay after it every day. One might say you persist," the presidential hopeful said during a Monday night town hall.
Supreme Court To Take Up LGBTQ Job Discrimination Cases
By Mark Sherman, AP
The issue is whether Title VII of the federal Civil Rights Act of 1964, which prohibits sex discrimination, protects LGBTQ people from job discrimination.
Black Hole Scientist Defends Female Colleague Against Sexist Trolls
Andrew Chael blasted sexist social media attacks on Katie Bouman, who helped develop an algorithm used to capture this week's historic black hole photo.
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Auntie Maxine Shuts Down Mansplaining Mnuchin
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin tried to mansplain Rep. Maxine Waters (D-C.A.) during a committee hearing. It didn’t go well for him.
Joe Biden Still Won't Apologize For Alleged Inappropriate Touching
The former vice president said he'd be "more mindful" but stopped short of apologizing to Lucy Flores and other accusers.
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There's A Name For Joe Biden's Behavior Toward Women
The former VP may have good intentions in his interactions with women, but that doesn't excuse potentially harmful behavior. Benevolent sexism can help us understand both of these things.
Young Girls Win Fight Against School Dress Code That Banned Pants
Girls Just Want To Wear Pants, Sometimes Leggings
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Calling Women 'Hysterical' Has Set Our Treatment Back Centuries
“Hysteria” symptoms sound an awful lot like endometriosis, one of the most common gynecological diseases in women.
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Dear Men: It Is Not My Responsibility To Explain Sexism To You
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I find it insulting when men who’ve put zero effort into learning about women’s rights ask me to use my time and energy to explain to them.
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Airline Apologizes After Threatening To Boot Woman For 'Inappropriate Attire'
A 21-year-old British passenger said she was told her clothing "caused offense." She had to put on a jacket.
Tucker Carlson Continues To Attack Group That Released His Old Racist And Sexist Comments
The Fox News host has not apologized for his years-long history of offensive rhetoric on a radio show.
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'Captain Marvel' Soars To Biggest Global Opening Weekend For A Female-Fronted Movie
Starring Brie Larson, the Marvel movie also achieved the all-time biggest debut for a movie directed or co-directed by a woman.
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Melania Trump Once Mistook The Australian Foreign Minister For A Politician's Wife
The first lady assumed Australia’s then-foreign minister Julie Bishop was actually the cabinet minister’s wife.
Advertisers Called To Boycott Tucker Carlson After Sexist Comments Surface
Advertisers are being called to boycott “Tucker Carlson Tonight” due to the Fox News host's misogynistic statements.
U.S. Women's Soccer Team Sues Federation For Equal Pay
By Anne M. Peterson, AP
The team filed a gender discrimination lawsuit just three months before the Women's World Cup.
Majority Of Republican Women Say Sex Discrimination Isn't A Problem
When it comes to sexism and harassment, strong women can fend for themselves, Republican women said in a new survey.
Most U.S. Women See Gender Equality Around The World As Their Shared Responsibility
Strikingly, the U.S. government topped the list of entities that should stay out of it.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: 'I Am As Powerful As A Man' And It Drives Critics 'Crazy'
“The idea that a woman can be as powerful as a man is something that our society can’t deal with," the New York Democratic representative said.
How 'Good Men' Can Fight Toxic Masculinity
Hear from men themselves on how they're taking an active role in the Me Too movement.
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