Misogyny

Type: Keyphrase
Name: Misogyny
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Revenge porn: why the right to be forgotten is the right remedy

The 'right to be forgotten' ruling is actually a powerful tool for victims of revenge porn, but a new House of Lords report says no new laws are neededA House of Lords report has found that existing laws should be adequate to deal with revenge porn. Photograph: ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 4 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

'Game Of Thrones' Season 5 Is About To Upset Fans In A Major Way

When HBO announced the new cast for Season 5 of "Game of Thrones " last week, there were a couple major surprises for book readers.The majority of the newest cast members will play characters from Dorne, one of the regions of the Seven Kingdom's where ... [Published Huffington Post - 5 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

In defence of 'angry feminism': why 'Women Against Feminism' misses the point

As a woman who has – shock! - dared to be vocal about misogyny on the internet, I'm painfully familiar with the cliches that my 'aggression' is detrimental to the cause, or that it's feminism's failure that women don't want to associate with the 'hairy ... [Published Edinburgh Journal - 21 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Todd Akin Is Back, and Anti-Choice Protesters Terrorize New Orleans

On this episode of Reality Cast, Teddy Wilson [reporting fellow at RH Reality Check] will explain what’s going on with anti-choice protests in New Orleans. Todd Akin is trying to make a comeback, and the fallout from Hobby Lobby continues.The Daily Show ... [Published RHRealityCheck - 18 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Yes, I Am a Woman…..

Countercurrents.orgOn the occasion of this Independence Day, I continue to fight for my independence as a common woman, as a citizen of this free nation and more importantly as a human being…Yes, I am a woman and I am proud of myself. I am strong and ... [Published Counter Currents - Jul 28 2014]
Entities: Violence, Rape, India, Misogyny
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Comment: Why the NUS is right to criticise the Know Your Limits campaign

An online petition is gaining thousands of signatures after calling for an 'appalling and victim-blaming' NHS campaign poster to be removed from Home Office website.The poster, which originally ran in 2006 and has been online for eight years, was part ... [Published The National Student - Jul 28 2014]
Entities: Rape, Limits, Sexual Assault, NHS
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Borgore Doesn't Understand Why You Think His Music Degrades Women

Photo by Yael Malka for BuzzFeed Eight college-aged women are twerking furiously to EDM music in a brightly lit tent, dressed in scraps of nylon and spandex and holding numbered placards above their heads. They flip their hair and smile brightly ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 2 reports

Most Americans Think The U.S. Would Be Better Governed If More Women Were In Charge | Fast Company

Tina Fey famously quipped on SNL in 2008 that “bitch is the new black,” asserting that the reason that Hillary Clinton was trailing Barack Obama was because of a lot of not-so-subtle misogyny. Of course it’s not just Hillary Clinton who has faced an uphill ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

UNDP: ‘Eliminating misogyny’ key to shaking up Japan’s workforce

JAPAN must work to “eliminate misogyny” if it wants to draw more women into the workforce as part of a wider bid to stimulate the economy, said the head of the United Nations Development Programme.Helen Clark (pictured), a former New Zealand prime minister, ... [Published Brunei Times - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 4 reports

Sarah Palin bites into 'True Blood' for 'misogynist attacks'

First Ted Cruz had problems with HBO’s "True Blood," and now Sarah Palin does, too.USA TODAY reports the former Alaska governor told Breitbart News that she rejected an overture from the producers of the vampire show, which on Sunday’s episode featured ... [Published NewsOK.com - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 12 reports

True Blood May Be a Lot of Things, Ted Cruz, but It's Not Misogynist

Ted Cruz, once again demonstrating that he has an ego too tender to be in politics, threw a tantrum on Facebook Tuesday upon learning that the HBO schlock-fest True Blood made fun of him in a recent episode. “Sunday night, they aired a misogynist and ... [Published Slate - The XX Factor - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

Shutting Up Sexism: Here's What We Should Do

India, July 21 -- UN Women has a very clever campaign to highlight sexist attitudes. It's used Google's auto-suggest function to track what people are thinking and searching for when no one is looking. It found that the world over, when you type the words ... [Published HighBeam Research - Jul 22 2014]
Entities: Sexism, Google Inc, Misogyny

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Punk, funk, ukulele are all part of the mix [Published New Zealand Herald - 3 hours ago]
To Be Black, Trans and Brilliant: Lourdes Ashle... [Published Huffington Post - 4 hours ago]
Revenge porn: why the right to be forgotten is ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 4 hours ago]
Winning a Lose-Lose War -- How to Lose Battles ... [Published Cutting Edge News - 4 hours ago]
'Game Of Thrones' Season 5 Is About To Upset Fa... [Published Huffington Post - 5 hours ago]
Why Money and Inexperience Are Escalating Sexis... [Published Mashable - 5 hours ago]
Game of Thrones Season 5: No Arianne Martell? F... [Published PB Pulse - 6 hours ago]
Going Down In G Town: Part 1 [Published 2Oceans Vibe News - 6 hours ago]
‘Women Against Feminism’ Explodes On Social Med... [Published Education News - 10 hours ago]
ESPN: The Worldwide Leader in Pricks [Published Daily Beast - 11 hours ago]
The internet debates whether Airtel's new ad 'B... [Published DNA India - 11 hours ago]
New York state of mind: how American sitcoms de... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 11 hours ago]
We all need to be feminists because… [Published Bevan Foundation - 13 hours ago]
What tech jerks can teach us [Published Tim Harford - 13 hours ago]
The Spillover Effect: How I Met Elizabeth Warren [Published Pro Bono Australia - 17 hours ago]
Todd Akin Is Back, and Anti-Choice Protesters T... [Published RHRealityCheck - 18 hours ago]
Tax office service leaves a lot to be desired [Published NewsMail - 20 hours ago]
'True Blood' Actress: It Was 'Sweet' Mocking Sa... [Published Breitbart.com - 20 hours ago]
In defence of 'angry feminism': why 'Women Agai... [Published Edinburgh Journal - 21 hours ago]
'True Blood' Actress: It Was 'Sweet' Mocking Sa... [Published Breitbart Feed - 23 hours ago]
Obama: an educated, cowardly idiot [Published Examiner.com - 23 hours ago]
Rights and wrongs of the Trojan horse schools a... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 28 2014]
Ohio State University Fires Band Director Amid ... [Published Cosmopolitan - Jul 28 2014]
Scott Brown cuts ties with former Nashua suppor... [Published Nashua Telegraph - Jul 28 2014]
Scott Brown supporter calls female NH Dem leade... [Published Raw Story - Jul 28 2014]
Yes, I Am a Woman….. [Published Counter Currents - Jul 28 2014]
Scarlett Johansson's Subversive Vanishing Act [Published Atlantic Monthly - Jul 28 2014]
The One Area Where Silicon Valley Lags Behind T... [Published Think Progress - Jul 28 2014]
Stephen A. Smith 'Provokes' Debate about Violen... [Published Ebony - Jul 28 2014]
Arielle Scarcella, Vlogger, Releases 'Straight ... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 28 2014]
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What tech jerks can teach us [Published Tim Harford - 13 hours ago]
Added to the familiar gallery of corporate monsters are those making money from parasitic smartphone apps Fat cat bankers swimming in taxpayer subsidies. Oil barons battening on indigenous peoples. Corrupt media moguls poisoning politics. To the familiar ...
'True Blood' Actress: It Was 'Sweet' Mocking Sa... [Published Breitbart Feed - 23 hours ago]
A week after HBO's  True Blood's "Republi-c*nt" episode , the actress who uttered that derisive word said she enjoyed mocking conservatives and former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin.  When actress Kristin Bauer van Straten was asked about the episode--which ...
The One Area Where Silicon Valley Lags Behind T... [Published Think Progress - Jul 28 2014]
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer CREDIT: AP The United States may think it’s a leader in technology innovation, but it’s getting left behind in at least one category: women in leadership positions at technology companies. When Silicon Valley Bank polled 1,200 ...
Nostalgic For Nietzsche, Ctd [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jul 27 2014]
More readers keep the conversation going about the merits of New Atheism, sparked by this post . One argues that it’s not Nietzsche who atheists should turn to, but a different German philosopher - Schopenhauer : All the criticisms leveled against ...
Borgore Doesn't Understand Why You Think His Mu... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 27 2014]
Photo by Yael Malka for BuzzFeed Eight college-aged women are twerking furiously to EDM music in a brightly lit tent, dressed in scraps of nylon and spandex and holding numbered placards above their heads. They flip their hair and smile brightly ...
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The Most Sexist Video Game of All Time [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 24 2014]
I Could Have Been Elliot Rodger [Published Slate Magazine - May 31 2014]
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