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I open doors for women because I admire them

Brendan Malone | 04 November 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: chivalry, feminine genius, sexism

Fashion mags fail to empower

Ashley Crouch | 03 May 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: fashion, fashion magazines, misogyny, sexism
Highly eroticised glossy women's magazines are dragging girls back to the bad old days of misogynist stereotypes.

Sexist Psy calls himself a gentleman

Tamara El-Rahi | 17 April 2013 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Gangnam style, Psy, sexism
Remember Psy and his “Gangnam style” hit? Well he’s decided to grace our radios again, with another incomprehensible and yet decidedly sexist song. Named “Gentleman”, I am yet to find a link between this title and the song content. I decided to take a look at the translated lyrics and video clip to save you all the trouble. So here goes.

Superbowl and sexism

Katie Hinderer | 17 February 2012 | TIGER PRINT |
tags: advertising, commercials, football, sexism, Super Bowl

Yale and the Nanny State

Kevin Ryan | 24 May 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: education, sexism, Yale
Why has the Federal Government become involved in disciplining frat boy wannabees?

How can ‘mother’ be a sexist stereotype?

Carolyn Moynihan | 04 June 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: European Union, motherhood, sexism
While most Europeans worry their heads off about what is happening to the euro and the economy, certain members of the European political bureaucracy are getting on with more important things. Like drafting long resolutions about how to combat gender stereotypes in the media and having even longer meetings to get their ideas endorsed.

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