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Clearly I see now the carbon women
and their symbols

from their suburbs and the Centers of Ine,
the shopping,
they’ve attracted the loyal conscript eyes… 130 more words


Girls are still being banned from sport - because they are girls 

I’ve mentioned in past posts the 1978 Theresa Bennett case in the UK – where a 12 year old girl wanted to play for a boy’s football team and the Football Association (FA) in its infinite (lack of) wisdom banned her from doing so. 1,076 more words


The Self Esteem Issue: A Woman's Issue

I do not think self esteem is a women’s issue, but I do think that women talk about feeling it more than men do.  That is not a surprise!   258 more words

Wired: Machines Taught by Photos Learn a Sexist View of Women

Wired: Machines Taught by Photos Learn a Sexist View of Women. “LAST FALL, UNIVERSITY of Virginia computer-science professor Vicente Ordóñez noticed a pattern in some of the guesses made by image-recognition software he was building. 57 more words

Research & Opinion

Boys will be boys and girls will be...?

“Yeah but he’s a boy”. Sound all too familiar? Sadly, this is a statement that I am hearing far too often and it has to stop. 860 more words

New Zealand opposition leader embroiled in second sexism row

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand’s new opposition leader Jacinda Ardern is at the center of a second sexism row not even a month after taking the reins of the Labour Party and almost single-handedly reigniting its chances at a national election in September.

Looking into Incredulous, Entitled Eyes

As if he could not entertain the possibility that I simply did not want him. As if there must be some better reason standing in the way from me pursuing the gift that was him. 4,409 more words