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Palin Sexism

New Buzz: Health Care Security on Meet the Press. Will it work and will the messenger be successful?

Michelle Kraus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michelle Kraus

Good job Kathleen Sebelius! The Secretary stayed on message as MTP host David Gregory hammered away at her. At last our team's word magicians seem to ...

Jason Linkins

New Newsweek's Palin Photo Controversy: Did Photographer Breach Contract? | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

So, have you heard about this Sarah Palin sexy-lady photo from Runner's World magazine that's festooning the new issue of Newsweek and causing Palin t...

Sam Stein

Newsweek Defends Provocative Palin Cover | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Responding to criticism from Sarah Palin that her depiction on the cover of Newsweek was "sexist and oh-so-expected," editor Jon Meacham insists that ...

Jason Linkins

Palin: Sexism Only Matters When It Hurts Me | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On the matter of Sarah Palin's Newsweekcover, the Washington City Paper's Amanda Hess has basically won the entire discussion.

Palin's Appearance Makes Headlines Because of Our Hypocrisy, Not Hers

Judy Muller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Judy Muller

Beneath this "controversy" over Palin's expensive wardrobe is a troubling fact: when it comes to judging female politicians, we are still a deeply sexist culture.

Palin Rallies Skew Heavily Male: "Our Kind Of Woman"

NY Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It is not unusual for fans of Sarah Palin to shout out to the Alaska governor in the midst of her stump speeches. It is noteworthy, however, that the ...

Palin To Couric: Media Coverage Isn't Sexist

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

CBS' Early Show aired some new quotes from Katie Couric's interview with Sarah Palin. While previous clips have focused on Palin's slip-ups, these are...

Rachel Weiner

McCain's New Ad Calls Obama "Disrespectful" Celebrity (VIDEO) | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain goes back to the celebrity well with his latest ad, "Disrespectful." The ad accuses Barack Obama's campaign of 'lashing out' at Sarah Pali...

CBS Forces YouTube To Take Down "Misleading" McCain Ad

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

YouTube has removed a webad that casts Sarah Palin as the victim of sexism on the request of CBS, whose anchor Katie Couric was featured in the ad. "...

"Daily Show" Takes On The Sarah Palin Gender Card (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"The Daily Show" takes a look at conservatives' sudden concern about sexism since Sarah Palin became John McCain vice presidential nominee:...

Sam Stein

Palin Coverage Not Sexist, Former McCain VP Hopeful Says | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Just hours after aides to John McCain accused the media and Sen. Barack Obama of engaging in sexist and chauvinist treatment of Sarah Palin, another p...

Meg Whitman: No Sexism In Palin Coverage (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Meg Whitman, the former Ebay CEO who John McCain has named one of the three wisest people he knows, apparently didn't get his latest campaign memo. Sh...

Sam Stein

McCain Camp Levels Charges Of Sexism | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

During the primary campaign, charges that Barack Obama or his surrogates engaged in sexist politics were, perhaps contrary to conventional wisdom, not...