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Gender Dynamics

He Said, She Said: 8 Helpful Facts About Gender Differences

Carol Morgan | Posted 08.07.2015 | Women
Carol Morgan

I have been teaching gender communication for about 15 years, and it's my favorite class. Why? Because my students become mesmerized. They have so many "ah ha!" moments. I love that! Here are eight research-proven facts about gender that could be helpful to you:

Activist Argues Women's Restroom Lines Are Sexist

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 01.07.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

A winding line of women waiting for the restroom may seem like a simple inconvenience, but feminist critic and activist Soraya Chemaly calls it a prim...

How Being a Stay-at-Home Dad Made Me a Feminist

Bustle | Posted 08.13.2014 | Parents
Bustle

I've come to recognize that there is a political dimension to my domestic choices and my work. If men don't decide to be more involved around the house and with childcare, and more candid discussing these decisions, then the gender dynamic in our culture that sees women as primarily responsible for children or affected by having a family will never change.

Did 'When Harry Met Sally' Ruin Male-Female Friendship?

Salon | Posted 06.28.2012 | Women

Willa Paskin and Mary Elizabeth Williams both admired Nora Ephron, but they disagree on "When Harry Met Sally." Paskin calls it an ideal romantic come...

How Should Money Impact A First Date?

BuzzFeed | Posted 06.11.2012 | Women

Ladies, just offer to pay. Let go of the expectation that men "should" pay. The Mancession has come (and is slowly leaving). We're not racking up coll...

What Nicki Minaj's Recent Feud Says About Women In Hip-Hop

Slate | Posted 06.07.2012 | Women

On Sunday, Hot 97's annual Summer Jam concert—traditionally a breeding ground for confrontation and ego-clashing theatrics in rap music-became host ...

The Most Independent Woman On Mad Men

Forbes Woman | Posted 05.08.2012 | Women

Did you notice the other night on Mad Men that the men were whining? The 60s were rough on everybody, except maybe the hippies who were all stoned. Bu...

Why Men and Women Are So Different

Posted 05.02.2012 | Women

LONDON – A prevalent understanding, particularly in the 1980s, was that boys and girls are born cognitively the same. It was the way parents and so...

Women and Children First? The Wishful Thinking of Titanic Dynamics

Juliette Fretté | Posted 06.22.2012 | Politics
Juliette Fretté

As a group, the young are without question more vulnerable and innocent than adults and thus tug at our heart strings. And though most across the political spectrum can reach a rational consensus to safeguard children above gender, race, and class, does it actually happen?