Gender and Politics in the media

How Conservative Media’s Slut-Shaming Helped Inspire Scientific Study. People ‘less apathetic’ to female leaders.

How Conservative Media's Slut-Shaming Helped Inspire A Scientific Study Media Matters for America (blog) New research confirms that providing women access to free birth control does not result in women having sex with more partners -- a false claim that ... A conservative 'war on women'? That's just silly Fox News The idea of a conservative "war on women" is as silly as the propaganda I was taught in college: Aside from… Continue reading How Conservative Media’s Slut-Shaming Helped Inspire Scientific Study. People ‘less apathetic’ to female leaders.

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Gender and Politics in the media

Feb 20 Media round-up. Cambridge University staff call for action on academia gender equality.

Afghan Youth Debates: Women Must Vote to Secure Rights Institute for War and Peace Reporting Female voters could only secure real change by confronting societal ... "It is women who raise the children of this country, and women form half of ... Gender equity: even sector's best not good enough Times Higher Education Discrimination against women persists in the UK academy, even in institutions that have been recognised for their good employment… Continue reading Feb 20 Media round-up. Cambridge University staff call for action on academia gender equality.

Gender and Politics in the media

UK: Cameron, time to do it Angela Merkel-style. US: The US Women Who Tried to Stop Andrew Jackson.

Philosophy has a sexual harassment problem salon.com ...Back in 2010, I set out to gain a better understanding of why this is.  Inspired by discussions with other women philosophers who were worried about the gender  gap in our discipline, I set up a blog where philosophers (of any gender) could share anonymous stories — positive or negative —… Continue reading UK: Cameron, time to do it Angela Merkel-style. US: The US Women Who Tried to Stop Andrew Jackson.

Gender and Politics in the media

US: Babies a career ‘killer’ to women, billionaire says. Women breadwinners – the Fox News firestorm.

Hedge fund billionaire: Babies are 'killer' to women's careers tv.msnbc.com Paul Tudor Jones, the billionaire founder of Tudor Investment, said there will “ never see as many ... 40% of moms are primary breadwinners MSNBC And while women still suffer from a significant gender wage gap, married .. Rise in women breadwinners signals societal shift ... Video on NBCNews.com A recent Pew Center report found that in a record 40… Continue reading US: Babies a career ‘killer’ to women, billionaire says. Women breadwinners – the Fox News firestorm.