Post Tagged with: "discrimination"

I’ve Decided To Stay In The Closet During The Trump Administration. Here’s Why…

I’ve Decided To Stay In The Closet During The Trump Administration. Here’s Why…

By Nico Morgan Over the weekend, I moved into my first new apartment. My girlfriend was there the entire time by my side, helping me haul boxes to and from. […]

April 17, 2017 ×
This Comic Series Perfectly Explains The Need For Intersectional Feminism

This Comic Series Perfectly Explains The Need For Intersectional Feminism

As diverse as our global society is today, feminism should be thought of in the same way. While at the basis is the same definition, the social, political and economic […]

July 12, 2016 ×
Indie Film ‘Love Is All You Need’ Shows What Discrimination Would Look Like If Being Straight Was “Unnatural?”

Indie Film ‘Love Is All You Need’ Shows What Discrimination Would Look Like If Being Straight Was “Unnatural?”

In case you were distracted by all the other political news going on given that this US Presidential election is more explosive than ever before (thanks Trump!) you should know […]

May 11, 2016 ×
Having A Female Name On My Resume Stopped Me From Getting Job Interviews

Having A Female Name On My Resume Stopped Me From Getting Job Interviews

By LaTisha Conto I am no longer putting my name on my resume. My name has nothing to do with my work experience, accomplishments or skills. A name on a […]

November 27, 2015 ×
‘Twilight’ Dir. Catherine Hardwicke On The BS Female Directors In Hollywood Deal With

‘Twilight’ Dir. Catherine Hardwicke On The BS Female Directors In Hollywood Deal With

You know her by the films she has directed, the first ‘Twilight’ installment, ’13’, and her recent feel-good holiday flick ‘Miss You Already’ starring Toni Collette and Drew Barrymore. But […]

November 23, 2015 ×
The EEOC Joins The Investigation Into Hollywood’s Discrimination Toward Female Directors

The EEOC Joins The Investigation Into Hollywood’s Discrimination Toward Female Directors

Back in May this year, the American Civil Liberties Union launched what we think is going to be the most important investigation in Hollywood. After years of noise being made […]

October 14, 2015 ×
NBC Universal Exec Bonnie Hammer Puts The Smackdown On Hollywood’s Treatment Of Older Women

NBC Universal Exec Bonnie Hammer Puts The Smackdown On Hollywood’s Treatment Of Older Women

Meet Bonnie Hammer. She is the chairperson of NBC Universal Cable Entertainment Group, where she oversees ten networks including USA, Syfy, E! Entertainment and Bravo, as well as two Hollywood […]

September 23, 2015 ×
Have These Businesses Found A Solution To The Woefully Still-Present Wage Gap?

Have These Businesses Found A Solution To The Woefully Still-Present Wage Gap?

If you’re anything like us, you are probably sick of hearing how much the wage gap still exists in 2015. In the US, women reportedly earn 77c to every dollar […]

July 31, 2015 ×
Peta Credlin, Aust. PM’s Chief Of Staff, Boldly Makes A Speech About Sexism In Politics

Peta Credlin, Aust. PM’s Chief Of Staff, Boldly Makes A Speech About Sexism In Politics

You know there’s a gender problem in politics when men are criticized for their policies, and women are slammed for their outfits. Yes, it’s 2015 and we STILL have this […]

July 15, 2015 ×
Polite British Actress Helen Mirren On Hollywood’s Age Discrimination: “F***ing Outrageous!”

Polite British Actress Helen Mirren On Hollywood’s Age Discrimination: “F***ing Outrageous!”

Don’t mess with the Queen! The Queen of British cinema, that it. Of course we’re talking about Helen Mirren, who also conveniently (for the sake of our lead in joke, […]

July 2, 2015 ×
We’re Not Surprised Maggie Gyllenhaal Lost A Major Role Because Of Her Age

We’re Not Surprised Maggie Gyllenhaal Lost A Major Role Because Of Her Age

Women are making quantifiable leaps and bounds toward equality in Hollywood, but let’s be clear, we are no where near 50/50 gender parity both in front of and behind the […]

June 1, 2015 ×
Why The A.C.L.U Investigation Into Hollywood’s Discrimination Toward Female Directors Matters

Why The A.C.L.U Investigation Into Hollywood’s Discrimination Toward Female Directors Matters

When change is needed, sometimes you have to forgo peaceful methods and raising awareness in favor of beating a loud drum to show the world you mean business. That’s exactly […]

May 13, 2015 ×