Gender stereotypes

Monday, November 13, 2017

Monday, November 13, 2017

Feminists criticise Argentinian football team for sacking cheerleaders

Feminists criticise Argentinian football team Boca Juniors for sacking their cheerleaders

Feminists criticise Argentinian football team for sacking cheerleaders

Football team Boca Juniors has claimed that the cheerleader group 'reify women'

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Alt-right criticises Google for sacking employee over gender stereotypes

Steve Bannon's Breitbart leads alt-right attack on Google for sacking employee over sexist email

Breitbart leads alt-right attack on Google for sexist email sacking

James Damore sent a document to other Google employees which claimed 'women, on average, have more neuroticism'

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

'Blanket ban on representation in adverts is too far, but gender roles need to be balanced', says campaigner

Sexist advert debate: Campaigner says blanket ban is excessive

Sexist advert debate: Campaigner says blanket ban is excessive

The Advertising Standards Authority has said it will ban adverts that are sexist by showing gender stereotype roles

Friday, January 27, 2017

Friday, January 27, 2017

'Children can pick up on parents who endorse gender stereotypes even at a very low level', says professor

Parents' stereotypes are reinforcing male dominance, says study author

Parents' stereotypes are reinforcing male dominance, says study author

Girls as young as six believe that brilliance is a male trait, according to a gender study by researchers at New York University