Topic: gender roles


Ghostbusters: Abby (Melissa McCarthy), Jillian Holtzmann (Kate McKinnon), Erin (Kristen Wiig) and Patty (Leslie Jones) in an image from the trailer

The new Ghostbusters action figures are revolutionizing toy store shelves

Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters has done what no other movie – definitely no other movie in recent memory – could do: generate a wave of ... [ more ]

Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters has done what no other movie – definitely no other movie ... [ more ]

Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters has done what no other movie – definitely no other movie in recent memory – could ... [ more ]

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Gender Issues in the Canadian Census: Beyond Question 2

The census needs to represent a broader spectrum of physical/biological sex than a male/female binary, but this is not the only space where sex, ... [ more ]

The census needs to represent a broader spectrum of physical/biological sex than a male/female ... [ more ]

The census needs to represent a broader spectrum of physical/biological sex than a male/female binary, but this is not ... [ more ]

manspreading

Manspreading is an Important Feminist Issue, Not Just Bad Social Etiquette

Only by changing our everyday habits can we become enlightened enough to better understand and find solutions for the bigger, “more important” issues. [ more ]

Only by changing our everyday habits can we become enlightened enough to better understand ... [ more ]

Only by changing our everyday habits can we become enlightened enough to better understand and find solutions for the ... [ more ]

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Giving Better Presents to Other People’s Children

I would like to offer a few strategies I’ve picked up for buying gifts that de-emphasize gender difference – specifically gifts for other people’s ... [ more ]

I would like to offer a few strategies I’ve picked up for buying gifts ... [ more ]

I would like to offer a few strategies I’ve picked up for buying gifts that de-emphasize gender difference – ... [ more ]

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FFFF: Feed Your Kids Gender Rolls

Cristen Conger of the awesome podcast Stuff Mom Never Told You advertises a new product to make sure you’re feeding your kids properly based ... [ more ]

Cristen Conger of the awesome podcast Stuff Mom Never Told You advertises a new ... [ more ]

Cristen Conger of the awesome podcast Stuff Mom Never Told You advertises a new product to make sure you’re ... [ more ]

Terry Pratchett Books

Was Terry Pratchett a Feminist?

In his Discworld novels, Terry Pratchett pointed out the absurdity of the cultural expectations of femininity while portraying the very real strength and value ... [ more ]

In his Discworld novels, Terry Pratchett pointed out the absurdity of the cultural expectations ... [ more ]

In his Discworld novels, Terry Pratchett pointed out the absurdity of the cultural expectations of femininity while portraying the ... [ more ]