Everyday Sexism

Everyday Sexism, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

Finally, this shocking dictionary description of “Essex girl” is on its way out

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Anna Brech
  • Music

    Paloma Faith explains how self-pressure made her postnatal depression worse

  • Taylor Swift
    People

    Taylor Swift consulted a movement coach to help her nail her performance in The Man

  • Woman Tweeting on phone
    Life

    Why Twitter’s new vanishing tweets function is problematic for women

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Opinion

Dear Chris Matthews: sexist and inappropriate comments are not “compliments”

The US news anchor has apologised for thinking “compliments” are OK.

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Jessica Rapana
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Taylor Swift LGBTQ post
Life

All the shots fired at everyday sexism in Taylor Swift’s The Man video

The singer transformed into an alpha male to send a strong a message.

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Jessica Rapana
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The 2020 March4Women tackling climate change
Visible Women

Join Stylist at the 2020 #March4Women and fight a global climate emergency

Join us in this epic show of solidarity to combat the effects of global warming on women around the world.

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Stylist Team
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Life

Young women still don’t feel safe in Britain’s public spaces, and it’s not OK

Street harassment and a sense of underlying fear are pervasive, according to a new report.

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Anna Brech
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Jessica Rapana
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Men are three times “more emotional” at work than women, who knew?

Spoiler: we did.

People

Gwen Stefani was age-shamed for her New Year’s Eve performance, and Twitter was having none of it

As the iconic singer proves time and time again, talent doesn't have a sell-by date.

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Christobel Hastings
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People

Emma Watson’s epic defence of Taylor Swift is a masterclass in feminism

Actor compares Swift’s copyright battle to the plight of Jo March in Little Women.

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Anna Brech
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Florence Pugh
People

Florence Pugh does not have time for people who question her relationship age gap

The Little Women star has the best response to an Instagram trouble-maker.

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Anna Brech
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Activists protesting in New York on International Women's Day
Life

This is exactly how long it will take for women to be equal to men worldwide

Plus, why the UK is falling behind other countries when it comes to gender parity.

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Anna Brech
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Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson
People

Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson was advised to wear lower cut tops as part of her campaign

The MP has faced all kinds of unsolicited – and shamefully sexist – "guidance".

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Anna Brech
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Labour candidate Tele Lawal
People

This is what an MP really looks like, according to Tele Lawal

Councillor makes powerful stand over “unacceptable“ campaign photo.

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Anna Brech
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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This new bank card might be giving men 10 times the credit as women and WTF?

How is this happening?

Life

It’s 2019, so why are companies telling female employees they can’t wear glasses?

Businesses in Japan tried to force their female staff to wear contact lenses, but these women aren’t going to stand for it.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Representative Katie Hill
People

Rep. Katie Hill says double standards forced her out of Congress

The congresswoman compared her treatment to that of President Donald Trump

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Anna Brech
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US congresswoman Katie Hill, who resigned this week
People

A US politician was just forced to resign after her nude photos were leaked

Former congresswoman Katie Hill’s story is complicated – but her treatment should make us all feel uneasy

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Anna Brech
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Careers

Women told they have pancake-like brains at ‘empowerment seminar’

And men's brains are like waffles, apparently.

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Jessica Rapana
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Nobel prize winners Esther Duflo and Abhijit Banerjee
People

Nobel prize winner Esther Duflo referred to as nameless ‘wife’ – and Twitter is furious

Anger as new economic sciences laureate is diminished by media coverage

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Anna Brech
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Debbie Harry
People

This sexist headline about Debbie Harry has sent the internet into uproar

Language like this is just not okay in 2019.

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Lauren Geall
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Hollie Richardson
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Derry Girls’ Nicola Coughlan perfectly rejects the “women are only funny when emulating a man” video

This has to be a joke. Right?

Fern Brady Everyday Sexism Comebacks
People

These comedian-approved comebacks will arm you in the fight against everyday sexism

Get ready to laugh.

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Lauren Geall
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