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Suzanne Venker

Fox Guest Encourages Women to Ditch Their Careers and Lean on Their Husbands

Marni Battista | Posted 03.11.2014 | Women
Marni Battista

I don't disagree with Venker that being in a healthy relationship and creating a family can enrich your life beyond what a career can, but I also recognize that many women care dearly about their careers. Just as a woman shouldn't rely on her career to define herself, she shouldn't rely on a man to define herself either. It's all about balance.

An Immodest Proposal: A Response to Suzanne Venker

Jess Carbino | Posted 02.11.2014 | Women
Jess Carbino

While Venker's views are certainly consistent with an ideology accepted 60 years ago, her views fail to acknowledge major structural changes that occurred over the past 60 years in the United States.

Married Ladies: Don't Quit Your Day Job -- Ever

Pauline Gaines | Posted 01.31.2014 | Divorce
Pauline Gaines

After nine years of being a wife, SAHM, and sorta freelance writer, I was briskly escorted out of the Eden that had been my married life of privilege. And I was virtually unemployable.

War on Men? Yeah, Not So Much

Charles Clymer | Posted 09.22.2013 | Politics
Charles Clymer

Last week, Fox News published an op-ed by Suzanne Venker claiming that white men are second-class citizens in this country, which certainly came as news to me.

Dear Suzanne Venker, White Men Are Not 'Second-Class Citizens'

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 07.16.2013 | Women

White, American men are now second-class citizens. That's the premise of an article Suzanne Venker posted on Fox News last week, a follow-up to her...

A Response to Suzanne Venker and Fox News: Gender Equality Strikes Back

April Salchert | Posted 04.16.2013 | Media
April Salchert

Yes, equality is possible. It would be nice if Fox News would give gender equality a little longer than a half century before stamping "FAIL" on it.

In Defense of 'Angry Women'

Carey Purcell | Posted 04.08.2013 | Women
Carey Purcell

The philosopher Aristotle once said, "We praise a man who feels angry on the right grounds and against the right persons and also in the right matter at the right moment and for the right length of time." But what about a woman who feels angry?

QUIZ: 'War On Men' Author's 10 Most Retro Thoughts

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 12.11.2012 | Women

When Fox News contributor Suzanne Venker wrote an article claiming that there was a "war on men" happening and that "women aren't women anymore," read...

Why What 'Clicks' for Women Isn't Always Good for Women

Barbara & Shannon Kelley | Posted 01.29.2013 | Women
Barbara & Shannon Kelley

How many women are left with the false impression this junk "news" sells -- that feminism is about making women unwomanly and pitting them against men, or having a right to bare arms while delivering the 5:00 news -- as opposed to the stuff that is real?

WATCH: Colbert Tears Apart 'War On Men' Fox News Article

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 11.29.2012 | Comedy

Ladies, we have a problem. According to "How To Choose A Husband" author Suzanne Venker's recent article, "The War On Men," all that pr...

Why the Idea of 'A War on Men' is Actually the War on Men

Lauren Boyle | Posted 01.27.2013 | Women
Lauren Boyle

Venker has 1) implied that young men are pathetic, 2) flat-out stated that they don't want to compete with women and 3) suggested that, if not corralled, all men want is sex and meaningless relationships without responsibility. If that isn't offensive to men, what is?

Fox News: 'Women Aren't Women Anymore'

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 11.27.2012 | Women

Forget the War on Women. According to Fox News, there's a vicious war on men going on. Why? "Women aren't women anymore" -- and this decline in ladyli...