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What to do about it?

This is what I’ve been saying all along:

“The surge in global populism is not reducible to economics. It is about racism, sexism, homophobia, and cultural backwardness. 56 more words


Time to end clumsy coverage of violence against women says Dani Garavelli

Freelance journalist Dani Garavelli was invited by NUJ Scotland to write an article about women and the media as part of the Stronger Voice for Women in the Media project.   990 more words


on mindy kaling and sexism

Recently, I have been binge-watching The Office and The Mindy Project, alongside reading Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? and Why Not Me? This particular essay was prompted by watching The Mindy Project and mass-consuming interviews with Mindy Kaling. 528 more words


Under-Representation of Women in Federal Parliament

The under-representation of women in federal parliament is undoubtedly concerning. It should be instinctive to be concerned when half of Australia’s population only hold 30% of the representative positions in Australia’s parliaments. 1,775 more words

Ad Campaigns that stood up for a cause

In the recent past, some ad campaigns came out in support of societal causes and aimed at changing redundant mindsets.

by Aisiri Amin

Some ad campaigns have done more than just sell a product or build a brand image. 772 more words

The Spark

Uber details early steps to change culture, and ongoing COO search

Uber held a special press call on Tuesday, hosted by board member Arianna Huffington and staffed with three of its highest ranking female staff, including North American operations lead Rachel Holt, Chief HR officer Liane Hornsey and company comms lead Rachel Whetstone. 797 more words


Women paleontologists are donning fake beards because of sexism

As a kid, Ellen Currano loved dinosaurs. When she was six years old, she came home from school and announced to her parents that she wanted to be a paleontologist. 650 more words