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SEXISM NEWS

'Ladki Haath Se Nikal Jayegi' or ‘don’t cry like a girl’: Things to stop telling kids

August 23, 2018 10:45 am

When my son was five years old and was asked to stop crying, he said, "You’ve got to cry till all the sadness comes out."

Meet the designer who made Superman and Wonder Woman swap looks

July 13, 2018 4:32 pm

In her latest project, ‘Sexism in Comic Book ART’, 21-year-old Shreya Arora flips the narrative and makes men pose like women on superhero comic covers to show how absurd it looks.

'We already have Doritos for women': Company tweets after Internet seethes against Indra Nooyi's 'sexist' chips for women-remark

February 07, 2018 5:46 pm

In the wake of the discussions around Indra Nooyi's comment on the female preferences while eating chips, many of which called her sexist and her understanding of gender equality uninformed, a chip-maker posted a response on Twitter as well.

A YouTube compilation of sexist scenes from James Bond films has left many Internet users uneasy

January 30, 2018 8:49 am

The YouTube video shows scenes from Thunderball, wherein James Bond walks into the bathroom of a woman, without waiting for her permission, and when she asks him to hand her something she could put on before stepping out of the bath-tub, he hands her a pair of heels.

Workshop at British Council addresses issue of sexism

November 03, 2015 12:59 am

The Everyday Sexism Project is an online platform where people post testimonies of gender inequality that they experience.

Tweeting about sexism improves women's wellbeing

February 02, 2015 1:19 pm

Publicly tweeting about sexism has the potential to let them express women in ways they feel like and can make a difference.

No Country for Women

January 11, 2014 3:25 am

The best predictor of violence within a country is violence against its women.

Asian women ‘find racism more depressing than sexism’

July 12, 2011 4:05 pm

Women of Chinese,Korean,Vietnamese,Taiwanese and Japanese descent were included in the study.

Oz minister accuses Oppn leader of inappropriately winking at her

October 21, 2009 4:36 pm

New South Wales Planning Minister Kristina Keneally has taken a swipe at her opposition counterpart,accusing him of sexism on the floor of Parliament.