Gender

Science Fiction's White Boys' Club Strikes Back
April 17, 2015

The conservative backlash isn't entirely about attempts to diversify science fiction; it's also motivated by a nostalgia for an imaginary past.

Why Are Female Journalists Burning Out? Here's a Theory.
April 10, 2015

In a new poll, 67 percent said they intended to leave journalism or were uncertain about their future, versus 55 percent for men.

VIDA Wants Writers to Create "Important" Female Characters. Bad Advice.
April 08, 2015

Stick to improving the number of female bylines and reviewed authors.

The New York Times' "Men's Style" Section Is a Win for Women in Journalism
April 03, 2015

Finally, men are treated as having frivolous concerns, too.

Harry Reid Tried to Compliment Hillary Clinton, But Stereotyped Women Instead
April 02, 2015

"Women are much more patient," Mr. Reid said. "They can be, if they are pushed the wrong way, combative, but they are not combative."

A Biology Professor Mansplains Why Women Are Superior. No Thanks.
April 01, 2015

"Women do cry more easily," he writes. "But life on this planet isn’t threatened by women’s tears."

How Did Sex Become So Boring?
Once a political act, it's now all about self-discovery
March 16, 2015

Once a political act, it's now all about self-discovery.

Everything Hillary Clinton Does Is About Gender, Even When It's Not
March 10, 2015

The very first question Hillary took at her press conference was about whether she’d face so much scrutiny if it weren't for mean sexists.

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