“Toxic masculinity” has been used to explain everything from the election of Donald Trump to why Ross from Friends is awful. But what does it actually mean?
Women’s studies programs should continue to be supported to ensure the fight for women’s rights are not reversed or forgotten.
The author, who died Sept. 1, 2022, inspired countless researchers to probe the injustices working people face.
Women have assumed different roles in alt-right movements, including organizing protests, spreading misinformation and organizing militias.
Some Spanish-speaking activists are already using a different gender-inclusive term that could be a better replacement for Latino or Latina.
The ability of West Africa’s fisher women to cope or adapt in times of adversity should not let policymakers off the hook.
The women’s rights movement in the 1800s did not openly support legalizing abortion or birth control. But the reasons why are complex.
She blazed a trail for Black women athletes – despite the challenges they face in sport and society.
The different reactions this month to the alcohol consumption of two world leaders show how gendered the perceptions around drinking are.
There is no understating the impact Williams has had on the game itself. But her role in helping sports journalists reimagine the scope of their work is a key part of her enduring legacy.
Different school subjects can be associated with different genders.
Researchers have long differed on whether growing up with a sister or brother influences who we become as adults. New research using big data aims to finally settle the argument.
Digital activists are targeted for their work on intersectional issues. But they have developed strategies to deal with online and offline hate.
Employers can foster equity in the workplace by relaxing current dress codes or providing employees with individual thermostat control and other means to improve their comfort.
An analysis of college applications reveals that 3% of US students use pronouns other than the traditional “he” or “she” binary.
The centrality of religion as a governing principle is a cause for concern, given the reversals of women’s rights seen globally.
Over the last century, progress for trans people has been met with political and cultural backlash at every step.
The Chrisland Schools incident shows how the media allows males to get away with actions that females cannot.
Female statistics students had higher final exam grades than their male peers, even though they had less confidence in their statistics abilities at the start of the semester.
Research shows differences in how people set savings goals that could contribute to a wealth gap between men and women in the UK.