With sexism embedded into today’s social media landscape, it’s easy to ignore that conversations about equality can benefit both men and women.
Despite gender equality progress being made in many male-dominated fields, some professions like longshoring are still difficult for women to break into.
The son of the director has argued that Americans are still too squeamish about sex to fully appreciate the film. A porn scholar disagrees.
While gender-affirming health care is essential to the well-being of trans people, access to quality services varies significantly by geographic region and social context.
From primary care to cancer screening and insurance coverage, gender-diverse people still face many hurdles to getting good medical care.
Only a small percentage of women in rural areas have access to the Internet, so participation in online activism is limited to urban centres.
The layouts of our cities and their transport systems were not planned with women in mind. Inflexible services and inconveniently located schools, childcare and workplaces pose daily challenges.
Headlines about pickleball’s exploding popularity abound. But the less visible social undercurrents of an emerging sport ultimately shape its long-term future.
An analysis of hundreds of thousands of interactions on cable news programs shows that women interrupt more often than men – and it may be because they also have to fight for equal airtime.
When harassment is directed at women politicians, staffers, activists and journalists because they are women, it poses a threat to democracy.
According to the Canadian Anti-Hate Network, far-right groups have been trying to stack school boards with candidates harbouring anti-equity ideologies.
Judith Butler’s work has been enormously influential and, at times, controversial, but it is grounded in a commitment to justice and equality.
The US National Women’s Soccer League was recently rocked by revelations of sexual abuse. But research shows that physical and verbal abuse is also disturbingly common in organized sports.
The good news? Jobs are now less likely to be segregated by gender. Yet even now, some professions remain 99% male and 97% female.
Through songs such as ‘The Pill,’ Lynn addressed issues confronting all women. The country star died on Oct. 4 at age 90.
In opinion polls over the past two decades, she’s routinely selected as one of the most popular Russians – often appearing second only to Vladimir Putin.
“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.