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Posts Tagged ‘sexism’

Why are women in politics less authoritative on Twitter? Because men (and women) are less likely to retweet and follow them

The New Statesman, 5 December 2017 We all know that men in politics tend to shout more loudly than women, but when a big data analysis showed that there wasn’t a single female voice in the top ten most influential British political journalists on Twitter during the recent general election campaign, the general reaction was […]


Judge women on their ability – not on their age or their looks

They’re patronised when they’re young, and deemed past it at their peak


Time to overturn the tyranny of porn

For a woman, it is no longer enough to be successful. You have to look gorgeous too