Art-house cinemas across Sweden are breaking moulds and challenging the typical film rating standards by implementing a system that determines whether a film is considered sexist or not and, unfortunately, not many of our beloved Hollywood blockbusters are passing the test.
Sexism is alive and well in politics. Female politicians are more likely to be discussed in terms of physical appearance and sex appeal than policy, position, or values.
While the sexist chant at Saint Mary's University was criticized and publicized negatively, the culture that perpetuates those ideas continues to thrive.
A look at sexism in Robin Thicke's summer hit "Blurred Lines".
Executive director of Nova Scotia students association advocacy group StudentsNS is shocked and disappointed by sexist chant, sees a clear need for change.
One blustery day last year, my boyfriend and I whipped into a restaurant for lunch. The host greeted us with an enthusiastic “Hi ladies!” but when she realized that Brian was not, in fact, a “lady,” she sputtered a red-faced apology. Sadly, if she had said “Hi guys!” instead, she wouldn’t have given it
It was announced earlier this week that Saskatoon and Regina will be the homes of Lingerie Football League franchises in the coming year. This sport, in which (beautiful) female athletes dress in lingerie and play a modified form of NFL football, has been called demeaning to women, misogynistic and a poor representation of women’s athletics on
In women's hockey, body checking results in a two-minute minor penalty, and is one of the few things separating the women's game from the men's on campus.