When Catholic University (CU) decided to outlaw coed dormitories, justifying its basis in religious morals and social necessity, others pointed out its secular and sexist nature.
There are two lovely posts that cropped up last week defending NJ Governor Chris Christie from attacks on his girth: Jonathan Chait’s Chris Christie is Fat. So What? in New York Magazine and Frank Bruni’s The Round and the Oval in the New York Times…
Matt Goulding, the Food Nutrition Editor at Men’s Health and author of Eat This, Not That, recently took on a challenge to eat as a vegetarian for a month. The goal of his meat-free month was to develop a new relationship with vegetables, in the name of health.
There is an ongoing war in Michigan on the status of affirmative action in higher education, and a new chapter of this conflict opened on July 1: the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals reversed a lower court decision in support of the Michigan Civil Rights Initiative (or Proposal 2).
Is feminism a zombie rising from its cold grave to suck the fun from a society that has moved past the need for humorless, hairy-legged lesbians to champion equal rights for the sexes? We’ve already achieved equality, right? Womyn hold powerful political positions and can enter any job market and be successful. Is it time [...]
Sexism is often viewed as extinct or at least dormant in this modern world of female CEO’s, politicians, and athletes. However sexist ideologies are still rampant in today’s society. Ideologies are most accurately described as a set of beliefs that an individual has, but does not necessarily register as conscious. Sexist images are being bombarded [...]