Misogyny

  • Misogyny hate crime
    Life

    Misogyny deserves to be made a hate crime. Here’s how to help make it happen

  • Miley Cyrus, Halsey, Twitter take down
    People

    Halsey knew exactly what to say to Miley Cyrus’ homophobic Twitter troll

  • Life

    Misogynist claims women shouldn’t wear lipstick to work, is promptly schooled by Twitter

Latest Stories

Life

This taxi driver’s viral post is a lesson on how men can be better allies to women in danger

Attention all men, this is how to be an ally to women.

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Megan Murray
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Lady Gaga gives a masterclass in shutting down sexist questions.
Life

This Lady Gaga interview is a masterclass in shutting down sexists

Right from the start of career, Lady Gaga has been making important points about sexism in pop music.

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Aiden Wynn
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Caster Semenya has been told she must take suppressants if she wants to compete
Opinion

Caster Semenya faces another obstacle in her fight for the rights of women athletes

Caster Semenya forced to miss world championships as IAAF ruling upheld

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Aiden Wynn
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Woman poses wearing T shirt reading 'Shut Up'
Lucy Mangan

Lucy Mangan: “Why I'm sick of being patronised by cutesy pyjamas”

Our columnist has had it with those belittling clothing slogans

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Lucy Mangan
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Kayleigh Dray
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The grossly sexist ads we can’t believe exist in the 21st century

From a sexist Easter egg to a deeply offensive Protein World poster, these adverts all made headlines for the wrong reasons...

Life

This misogynist’s guide on ‘how to keep a man’ is so bad, even men are apologising for him

We're not sure you're prepared for the rage you're about to feel

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Megan Murray
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How Stranger Things’ Hopper became the ultimate example of toxic masculinity
People

Is Stranger Things’ Hopper the ultimate example of toxic masculinity?

Evan Rachel Wood really isn’t here for Hopper’s ‘Friend Zone’ narrative in Netflix’s Stranger Things – and her tweets have gone viral.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Woman in skirt
Opinion

A message to the company paying women a cash bonus for wearing a short skirt to work

It’s 2019. How is this happening?

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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People

What the Caster Semenya case says about misogynoir and transmisogyny in sport – and beyond

Paula Akpan explores the wider ramifications of the decision against Caster Semenya.

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Paula Akpan
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Natalie Morales on Seth Meyers' talk show
People

This actress wore a low-cut top on television and misogynists could not handle it

Her response was a brilliant reminder why we should never shame a woman over what she wears.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

Over 26 and single? Society has a new name for you…

Forget spinsterhood: this viral Twitter thread has redefined what it means to be unmarried in a boringly patriarchal society.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Moya Crockett
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The women killed by Jack the Ripper are finally having their stories told

A new book, opera and TV series explore the lives of the serial killer’s victims. It’s a welcome break from our culture’s obsession with male murderers

Life

Women respond to French author who said women over 50 are “invisible” to him

“Women ALL OVER THE GLOBE are devastated that this rather exhausted looking 50 yr old tiny man has written us all off.”

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Life

Women abused on Twitter every thirty seconds

The study shows the shocking extent of misogyny

Posted by
Emily Reynolds
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People

26 women reveal the worst things they’ve ever been asked to do in an audition

“Just pull your panties down and bend over and the role is yours”

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Emily Ratajkowski calls out bra-shaming trolls who targeted her during solidarity protest

She was making a political point - but people judged her on her appearance

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Anna Brech
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People

Spice Girls school misogynist film director in epic leaked footage

“You’re a chauvinistic pig.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Why Brazil’s new president is an even more terrifying prospect than Trump

He’s openly misogynistic, homophobic and racist, and poses a major threat to the environment

Posted by
Moya Crockett
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Kayleigh Dray
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15 key life lessons we learned from the original Sabrina the Teenage Witch

From tackling addictions to unleashing our inner witch

Life

Everything you need to know about the new misogyny hate crime review

Why is misandry included in the review? Will wolf-whistling become a crime? Find out here.

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Moya Crockett
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