New York City's Metropolitan Transportation Authority retired the use of "ladies and gentlemen" in its service announcements last week and began using gender-neutral terms like "passengers" and "every...
'The excuses promoters throw out... is bullshit and so lazy'
Chris Furrh stars in a scene from the 1990 movie "Lord of the Flies."
SRINAGAR, Kashmir — Jana's* hands tremble as she talks. You don't need to look very closely to see the criss-crossing tracks of scars on her forearm. The 23-year-old has, for years, cut herself...
Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks during the presentation of new Google hardware in San Francisco, California, U.S. October 4, 2016. REUTERS/Beck Diefenbach
The next gender-bending reboot will be "Lord of the Flies," the famous William Golding novel from 1954 about tween boys whose toxic masculinity gets the best of them after they're stranded on a remote...
NEW YORK ― Former Google engineer James Damore's controversial memo that led to his firing earlier this week cited evolutionary differences between men's and women's brains to criticize Google's gende...
Channing Tatum's daughter may only be 3 years old, but he's already thinking about her future. The "Magic Mike" actor wrote an open letter in Cosmopolitan about his hopes and fears for his daughter, E...
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The National Health and Medical Research Council maintains its ban on selecting sex for non-medical reasons.
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For many men in America, childhood was spent navigating a multitude of different expectations of masculinity reinforced by authority figures in their lives, like parents and educators, as well as cons...
It was the hardest thing I have ever done in my life
Some are saying Garfield is gender-neutral.
We try to dissuade our children from falling into gender stereotypes, but what about our own?
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We don't need gender stereotypes for our children.
Australian women earn substantially less than men at every level.
If we want to get things done we have to go out and do them.
Why can a girl be Batman when a boy can't be a princess?
Over the past several years, Miley Cyrus has evolved into a queer icon who pushes the boundaries of mainstream notions of gender and sexuality. Now, the young star is opening up about her coming out a...
Family violence summit hears that parents, teachers are the key.
The prime minister spoke with local media at Toronto’s gay pride parade.
In the space of one generation, we have done a complete about turn. While the leaps are amazing and wonderful for women in the workplace, has this come at a cost to the rest of our lives?
I have often found myself being invited to join organisational women's groups, being in the minority in these workplaces. I never joined as I honestly didn't see the point. I didn't see the need to highlight the fact that I was a woman. I just wanted to get on with the job at hand and interact with everyone in the organisation equally.
When women and girls are on the wrong end of gender gap the issue is declared a global problem that requires urgent action. So why do we not do the same when men and boys are on the wrong end of a gender gap?
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Peter Alexander has hit on an underlying nerve in culture. A gender neutrality that is trying to rise out of the depths of the over-sexed culture we have been devoured by.
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Inequality in Australia is at a 75-year high. This is not evenly distributed around the nation. The pattern is different between cities, and also within them. Increasingly, place matters: where you live is shaping how you live.
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Emotion isn't just about crying. It is about the yelling and rage we see between men. It is about the name calling and grouping of mates.
In the workforce, a world that should reject such pursuits, women are sometimes guilty of "pulling up the ladder behind them". And to further distinguish themselves, they fail to mentor, teach or help other women.
Will and Jada Pinkett Smith are known for their outstanding acting and music careers, but they're also recognized for having one of the most hands-off, laid-back parenting styles for their kids, Jaden...
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As Senator Nick Xenophon found out, senate estimates is a tough time of the year. Tempers flared up in the Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee on Thursday morning as a female senator accuse...
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Looking back on 2015, I cannot help but think it was some sort of rising up for strong women. Whatever their cause or background, women stood up with strong voices and argued for equality.
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You can always rely on Germaine Greer to set the cat among the pigeons when it comes to gender issues - why would we expect any less than extreme controversy when it comes to transgender? The UK-based...
It's time we teach our kids equality. Boys may need to learn to use graded assertiveness and listen to everyone's views. Our girls need to know that it is okay to say what they need without apologising and with confidence.