# sexism - Today’s News
Coleman or Irwin? Houghton or Whelan? Ireland’s two favourite pundits had plenty to discuss.
# sexism - Monday 7 July, 2014
Air New Zealand’s in-flight clip featured Sports Illustrated models demonstrating safety features.
# sexism - Friday 16 May, 2014
Fianna Fáil’s Lorraine Clifford says the abuse shows why women are discouraged from entering politics.
# sexism - Saturday 3 May, 2014
A new report proposes that women could be the key to bridging the skills gap in the IT sector, but found that three quarters of females working in the industry had not planned on making it their career.
# sexism - Wednesday 26 March, 2014
# sexism - Sunday 23 March, 2014
The golden age of advertising was obsessed by keeping couples together, it seems.
# sexism - Friday 13 December, 2013
The “rules” and maschismo that so many boys learn early in life has created a stifling idea of what it means to be a man. But we don’t need to be bound by these narrow ideas, writes Carlos Andrés Gómez.
# sexism - Tuesday 3 December, 2013
Sexual violence is perpetrated by security forces, guerrilla groups and paramilitaries in Colombia – with journalists and human rights defenders targeted alongside civilians. But despite considerable personal risks, women are fighting back.
# sexism - Tuesday 5 November, 2013
A page that posts Facebook photos of college students has been roundly criticised by students groups.
# sexism - Saturday 12 October, 2013
Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from this week. Did you make it in?
# sexism - Sunday 6 October, 2013
Vulgar comments, wolf-whistles, groping – almost every woman has been subject to this kind of unacceptable behaviour. It’s not ‘banter’ and it’s not complimentary, writes Mia Doering.
# sexism - Friday 6 September, 2013
The junior minister said she does not believe Leinster House is a sexist place to work.
# sexism - Wednesday 14 August, 2013
The country’s prime minister made the comment after his election rival touted a candidate’s sex appeal.
# sexism - Wednesday 24 July, 2013
The behaviour of David Norris and Tom Barry has raised some eyebrows – but what do you think?
Two male politicians showed how sexism can come in many forms – post-modern with an ironic twist and just plain old-fashioned, writes Maura Adshead.
# sexism - Sunday 23 June, 2013
A group of parents want to see an end to the gender-specific advertisement of toys for boys and girls.
# sexism - Friday 14 June, 2013
Howard Sattler’s questioning of Julia Gillard has caused controversy.
# sexism - Sunday 26 May, 2013
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
# sexism - Saturday 25 May, 2013
Speaking at the Cannes Film Festival, the filmmaker said he thought feminism and advances in contraception had blurred the distinctions between the sexes.
# sexism - Wednesday 22 May, 2013
The rebranded organisation, hold open try-outs this weekend in Dublin.
# sexism - Sunday 19 May, 2013
All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.
# sexism - Monday 15 April, 2013
The racing legend says women don’t have the ‘mental aptitude’ to win races.
# sexism - Wednesday 6 March, 2013
From drinking lavender lemonade to talking smack about Amy Poehler and Tina Fey.
In a survey, both male and female professionals said demanding family commitments was the reason for not taking up the opportunity.
# sexism - Thursday 24 January, 2013
Women smoke because they want a nicotine hit – not because they’re taken in by cute packaging or promises of weight loss, writes Nuala Walsh.
# sexism - Monday 14 January, 2013
A new #shoutingback project on social media reveals lots of decent men are horrified by public harassment of women – none of us, men or women, should put up with it.
# sexism - Tuesday 8 January, 2013
A popular Indian spiritual guru said the murderous gang-rape would not have happened if the victim “had chanted God’s name and fallen at the feet of the attackers”.
# sexism - Tuesday 30 October, 2012
French politicians’ image have been tarnished of late following a series of sexist gaffes and offensive comments.
# sexism - Tuesday 23 October, 2012
Tony Abbott apologised over remarks about the government being inexperienced when it comes to having babies, a veiled dig at childless prime minister Julia Gillard.
# sexism - Wednesday 10 October, 2012
The two urinals designed by female Dutch artist Meike van Schijndel, which resemble a woman’s lipsticked mouth, are to be removed after being labelled “an example of misogyny”.
# sexism - Tuesday 9 October, 2012
Gillard accused Abbott of hypocrisy and double-standards after he called for the removal of speaker Peter Slipper over lurid text messages.
# sexism - Sunday 12 August, 2012
Seriously… what were they thinking?
# sexism - Tuesday 24 July, 2012
France is debating new laws on sexual harassment – but they won’t come soon enough to stop wolf-whistling in parliament.
The parade of hopeless males on our screens isn’t just unfair – it’s patronising women, writes comedian Eleanor Tiernan.
# sexism - Thursday 14 June, 2012
A new survey suggests a “glass ceiling” may still hold women back in the workplace.
# sexism - Friday 9 March, 2012
To mark International Women’s Day, Bild gives its female staff the day off – and decides to scrap its front-page topless models, something it’s only ever done a few times before.
# sexism - Wednesday 7 March, 2012
Men’s retailer in hot water over trouser’s washing label instructing “Give it to your woman”.
Nine things you should know this morning, including: an Irish teenager remains in custody over alleged hacking, Government to publish progress report, and Mitt Romney secures a lead – just – in the US Republic presidential race.
# sexism - Saturday 21 January, 2012
Female politicians relate their personal experiences of running for office in a male-dominated political world at Dublin Castle conference.
# sexism - Monday 14 November, 2011
Another bizarre tale from the mad, mad world of American high school football…
# sexism - Sunday 21 August, 2011
New data from the Central Statistics Office show that the gap between pay for men and women widened in 2009.