Post Tagged with: "gender roles"

Artist Eli Rezkallah Brilliantly Reverses Gender Roles In A Series Of Sexist Advertisements

Artist Eli Rezkallah Brilliantly Reverses Gender Roles In A Series Of Sexist Advertisements

You’d think in 2018 the idea of stereotyped gender roles would be a thing of the past. While we have certainly progressed as a society in numerous ways, when you […]

February 12, 2018 ×
Indian Band SXonomics Using Spoken Word Poetry To Talk Feminism & Fight The Patriarchy

Indian Band SXonomics Using Spoken Word Poetry To Talk Feminism & Fight The Patriarchy

Using creative means to talk about feminism? Check! Dismantling patriarchal norms through poetry and music? Check! Teaching parents about the harms of gender norms via videos? Check! That’s not an […]

January 25, 2018 ×
When We Stop Seeing Feminine Qualities As “Weak” & Masculine As “Strong”, We’ll All We Better Off

When We Stop Seeing Feminine Qualities As “Weak” & Masculine As “Strong”, We’ll All We Better Off

By Loris Simon Salum When I was 19 years old, my mother asked me to join her in a women’s retreat from the Marion Woodman Foundation in a magical place […]

May 23, 2017 ×
If We Want Gender Equality To Happen In Society, We Must Ensure It First Happens In The Home

If We Want Gender Equality To Happen In Society, We Must Ensure It First Happens In The Home

By Noreen Chada “Why is he cleaning the house when there are three girls just sitting there?” Melina’s mum said as Melina and I sat upstairs getting ready to go […]

February 15, 2017 ×
The Push For Gender Equality In Catholic Church Leadership Is As Varied As It Is Important

The Push For Gender Equality In Catholic Church Leadership Is As Varied As It Is Important

There have been an increased amount of discussions on the role of women in the Catholic Church lately. Should women be allowed to serve in the Priesthood alongside men? Should […]

July 5, 2016 ×
‘Super Dad’ Doyin Richards Explains How Having Daughters Changed His View On Women Forever

‘Super Dad’ Doyin Richards Explains How Having Daughters Changed His View On Women Forever

This is what the world needs more of – dads who are hands on with their families and understand gender roles do not dictate anything in our lives. You may […]

October 5, 2015 ×
Artist Creates Sensitive Superhero Cartoon Series To Show Her Son Gender Stereotypes Are Wrong

Artist Creates Sensitive Superhero Cartoon Series To Show Her Son Gender Stereotypes Are Wrong

Gender stereotypes hurt women, and they hurt men. It starts from when they are children, because studies show a child’s identity is formed well before middle school age and by […]

April 22, 2015 ×
Proud Feminist Terry Crews On 50 Shades Of Grey, Pimp Culture & Gender Roles

Proud Feminist Terry Crews On 50 Shades Of Grey, Pimp Culture & Gender Roles

If only we could clone actor and unashamed feminist Terry Crews, because then the world would be filled with men who don’t feel feminism is a threat to the male […]

April 6, 2015 ×
Fifth Harmony Taking A Stand For Feminism In New ‘Worth It’ Music Video

Fifth Harmony Taking A Stand For Feminism In New ‘Worth It’ Music Video

First it was their 2014 hit ‘Boss’ and now girl group Fifth Harmony are cementing themselves are girl power aficionados in the public eye with their new single ‘Worth It’. […]

April 5, 2015 ×
A Male View On How Women Have Overcome Oppression Throughout History

A Male View On How Women Have Overcome Oppression Throughout History

By Victor Correa A woman is one of the most complex creatures on the Earth. However, today she’s still subjugated, oppressed and treated as a mere zoo animal. In recent […]

January 5, 2015 ×
Pearl Power: The Children’s Book Teaching Kids About Gender Equality

Pearl Power: The Children’s Book Teaching Kids About Gender Equality

If self-esteem and gender stereotypes start forming in kids minds as young as 6, then doesn’t it make sense that more media should be directed at empowering our youth? We […]

November 13, 2014 ×
Viral French Short Film Reverses Gender Roles In An Oppressed Society

Viral French Short Film Reverses Gender Roles In An Oppressed Society

This is a must-see! A director and screenwriter from France, Eléonore Pourriat, made a short film called ‘Oppressed Majority’ (“Majorité Opprimée” in french) five years ago and released it in […]

April 15, 2014 ×