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Male Chauvinism

The 2016 Presidential Race: Dr. Strangelove? Or Queen Jezebel?

Timothy J. Barnett | Posted 10.19.2016 | Politics
Timothy J. Barnett

This is a bizarre time in U.S. presidential politics. American voters are faced with an unsavory choice between two presidential candidates, neither of whom would be viable if the other party offered a credible alternative.

People Think Women Lie Because That's What We Teach Our Children

Soraya Chemaly | Posted 11.11.2014 | Women
Soraya Chemaly

This "wink, wink -- we all know women lie" masked as journalistic concern isn't just about Davis, but all of us. Words like "highly suspect" "evidence" and "verification," used in circumstances like this, leverage a diffuse and atavistic suspicion of women.

How Restaurant Wine Lists Are Sexist

Kurt Michael Friese | Posted 10.20.2014 | Taste
Kurt Michael Friese

Just because you want an Old Fashioned, doesn't mean you need to be old fashioned.

Dream Date

Julie Gray | Posted 08.02.2014 | Women
Julie Gray

"You don't think every living moment of my life since I was maybe 12, I have not hated my body?" I yell.

Gender Equality Comes of Age in Silicon Valley

Michelle Kraus | Posted 05.28.2013 | Politics
Michelle Kraus

Doesn't anyone get why CEO, Marissa Mayer put the kibosh on telecommuting right now at Yahoo? It wasn't discrimination folks.

Men Explain Things to Me -- Facts Didn't Get in the Way

Rebecca Solnit | Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics
Rebecca Solnit

Most women fight wars on two fronts, one for whatever the putative topic is and one simply for the right to speak, to have ideas, to be acknowledged to be in possession of facts and truths, to have value, to be a human being.

Arab Women, Rihanna And Male-Chauvinistic Religions

Myisha Cherry | Posted 02.28.2012 | Religion
Myisha Cherry

If women and their bodies are not seen as subjects that are worthy of respect and protection validated by God, then abuse and violence of women can be considered justified. The Hebrew Bible suggests that God at one time ordained them.

Debunking Myths about Female Students on Campus

Krystie Yandoli | Posted 12.05.2011 | College
Krystie Yandoli

A college campus has served as a place where women thrive and gender roles are constantly evolving and redefined. They can also feel unjust and unequal at times as a result of stereotyping and misogynistic behavior.

Rick Perry's Men-Only Fundraiser Dinner

Rachel Farris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rachel Farris

Guess who's not coming to dinner? In an invitation circulating this week, Governor Rick Perry is inviting some of his closest, wealthiest friends to a "Wild Game" dinner in Houston--just not their wives.

Q&A: Bad Boy Author Tucker Max Makes a Movie and Survives, So Far

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

Web phenomenon, book author and now film producer Tucker Max became an accidental Bad Boy through a combination of drink, smoke, willing women, too much testosterone and the Internet.

As a Psychologist, Examining Gender Dynamics on Morning Joe

Stanton Peele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stanton Peele

Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski have both discussed family dynamics on MSNBC's Morning Joe, which they co-host. In many ways, these dynamics seem...

The Post-P.C. Era: Will Chauvinism Make A Comeback? | Simon Dumenico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Part of the shift has to do, of course, with the normal surliness that comes with skidding toward middle age. But much of it is related to where the p...