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Stereotypically PC...Advert censor opens public consultation on a new rule banning gender stereotyping that may cause 'harm' or offence

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ASA’s code writing arm, CAP, has launched a public consultation on a new rule to tackle harmful gender stereotypes in ads, as well as on guidance to advertisers on how the new rule is likely to be interpreted in practice.

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David Jones Men and Women stores: Another Everyday Sexism?

A twitter user @jessmcguire tweeted about her shocking discovery not long ago: ‘Haven’t ever shopped in David Jones in Melbourne before and had NO IDEA it was divided into one building for ‘Womens’ and one building for ‘Mens’. 501 more words

I trolled the trolls :p and I couldn't be happier.

I recently wrote an article about women’s right to choose their dresses.

Obviously, I was trolled because the article brought out male tears.

I did not let it go this time. 90 more words


What Defines Feminism?

When Sushmita Sen became Miss India, most people didn’t give her much credit as a feminist woman. She was seen as someone who had fallen into the trap of beauty industry, modelling and conformed to some weird body & beauty standards (which was believed to be conversely proportional to feminism per se!) . 566 more words


Do You Like the "Lady?"

When you look at me…

Tell me what you see…

Do you see the lipstick?

The nails, the hair flick?

When you look at me… 1,019 more words


Women As Visual Commodities At The Auto Expo. Where's The Innovation?

Asia’s largest motor show – Auto Expo is held every year since the 1980s. Major automotive manufacturers of the world like Maruti Suzuki, Tata Motors, Hyundai, BMW… 429 more words


Gender stereotyping and social norms the Mediterranean

While recognising the need for a strong legislative equality framework, legislation is just one aspect of achieving gender equality. In many countries, prevailing cultural norms, traditional gender roles and discriminatory practices persist and thus perpetuate structural and institutional gender inequality. 139 more words

Councillor Mary Freehill