Sexism

Monday, December 18, 2017

Monday, December 18, 2017

Saturday Night Live host Kevin Hart slammed for 'sexist' joke about parents

Saturday Night Live host Kevin Hart slammed for 'sexist' joke about parents

Saturday Night Live host Kevin Hart slammed for 'sexist' joke about parents

Kevin Hart spoke about the roles of mothers and fathers during this monologue on Saturday Night Live

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Tinder: The shocking, racist, sexist and anti-Semitic messages sent by users

Tinder: The shocking, racist, sexist and anti-Semitic messages sent by users

Tinder: The shocking, racist, sexist and anti-Semitic messages sent by users

You might have experienced some pretty poor dates or online dating conversations, but some have experienced very offensive messages

Tinder dater tries to defend himself after saying women 'love' rape

Tinder dater tries to defend himself after saying women 'love' rape

Tinder dater tries to defend himself after saying women 'love' rape

Charlie Silcox said 'rape is only unconsensual for about 8 seconds...after that...she loves it'

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

Father complains to 'sexist' school claiming its like travelling through time

Father complains to 'sexist' school claiming its like travelling through time

Father complains to 'sexist' school claiming its like travelling through time

Stephen Callaghan wrote a letter which said his daughter left for school in 2017 'but when she returned home in the afternoon she was from 1968'

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Thursday, December 7, 2017

'Movement against sexual harassment must continue into 2018', says Time person of the year

Jane Merrick: Michael Fallon accuser and Time Person of the Year says 'Movement against sexual harassment must continue into 2018'

'Fight against harassment must go on', says Time Person of the Year Jane Merrick

Jane Merrick, the former political editor of The Independent on Sunday, has been included as one of thee 'silence breakers'

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Pandora removes 'sexist' Christmas advert from metro station

Jewellery firm Pandora removes sexist 'iron or apron' Christmas advert from metro station

Pandora removes 'sexist' Christmas advert from metro station

The advert asked onlookers whether they thought an iron, an apron, pyjamas or a Pandora bracelet would make a woman happy

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Hayes made the explosive comments on talkSPORT

Top women's football coach Emma Hayes says 'you need a miracle' to manage a group of girls on their period

Women's football coach says 'you need a miracle' to manage girls on their period

Emma Hayes also says women's brains are wired differently to men's and women would have no problem seeing naked men in the changing room

University students hand back prize over 'sexist award ceremony'

University students hand back prize over 'sexist award ceremony' featuring burlesque dancers

University students hand back prize over 'sexist award ceremony'

The Digital Entrepreneur Awards ceremony featured burlesque dancers and 'sexist jokes'

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Bicycle manufacturer accused of ageism and sexism over Instagram posts

Bicycle manufacturer Pinarello accused of ageism and sexism over Instagram posts

Bicycle manufacturer accused of ageism and sexism over Instagram posts

​Pinarello was promoting its new electric bike with posts on Instagram

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

11-year-old girl writes letter to accuse Beano of sexism

11-year-old girl Bea Rutherford writes letter to accuse Beano of sexism

11-year-old girl writes letter to accuse Beano of sexism

Bea Rutherford called the children's comic 'unbelievably sexist' for a competition and Christmas mystery box advert

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Mother criticised online for slamming doctors letter as 'sexist'

Mother criticised online for slamming doctor's letter as 'sexist'

Mother criticised online for slamming doctors letter as 'sexist'

Jo Martin made a complaint after a consultant praised her husband for 'manfully' offering to take care of their ill daughter

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

'Sexist and degrading' shoe ad campaign banned

'Sexist and degrading' shoe ad campaign which featured naked women banned

'Sexist and degrading' shoe ad campaign which featured naked women banned

The adverts for Goodwin Smith Shoes featured women wearing no tops and nude underwear

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Woman angered by politician's sexist meme beats him in local election

Woman angered by politician's sexist meme beats him in local election

Woman angered by politician's sexist meme beats him in local election

It is claimed Ashley Bennett decided to run for the Atlantic County freeholder seat because she was so infuriated by John Carman

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

'Sexist' female-only parking spaces in China 'should be named novice driver spaces'

'Sexist' female-only parking spaces in China 'should be named novice driver spaces'

'Sexist' female-only parking spaces 'should be named novice driver spaces'

The spaces are usually wider than others and near the exit of the car park

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Gadhia held senior roles at RBS between 2001 and 2007

Jayne-Anne Gadhia: I was told I was expected to sleep with my boss, says former RBS banker

Former RBS banker claims she was told she was expected to sleep with boss

Gadhia made the comments to the Commons Treasury Committee

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Chinese Ikea advert slammed for being 'sexist and twisted'

Chinese Ikea advert slammed for being 'sexist and twisted'

Chinese Ikea advert slammed for being 'sexist and twisted'

The advert featured a woman saying her daughter should not call her mum unless she brings home a boyfriend

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The letter has gone viral after being shared on Twitter

Man's sexual harassment 'apology' goes viral after being shared by Lily Allen

Man's sexual harassment 'apology' goes viral

The man admits he has been complicit in society's sexual harassment through his own inaction and inappropriate behaviour

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Wolf whistling men in France will be fined under new law

Wolf whistling men in France will be fined under new law

Wolf whistling men in France will be fined under new law

Gender equality minister Marlene Schiappa says it is necessary to bring harassment in the street into the law

Ikea criticised for 'sexist' use term man drawer in catalogue

Ikea criticised for 'sexist' advice to put tools in 'man drawer'

Ikea criticised for 'sexist' advice to put tools in 'man drawer'

Ikea suggested that drills can be stored in man drawers

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

Suit company under fire for 'sexist' adverts featuring naked men and clothed women

Suit company under fire for 'sexist' adverts featuring naked men and clothed women

Suit company under fire for 'sexist' adverts featuring naked men

Suitsupply is about to launch a sister company in New York named Suistudio and is advertising it with its #NotDressingMen campaign

Monday, September 25, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

The Facebook post has gone viral, with hundreds of likes and shares

Cheshire mum's Facebook post about 'sexist' Asda kids' clothes goes viral

Cheshire mum's Facebook post about 'sexist' Asda kids' clothes goes viral

Amy Platt decided to take action after being infuriated by 'Future Scientist' and 'Daddy's Little Girl' t-shirts at her local store

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

'Brexit needs to be negotiated by sensible women, not butch macho males', says Labour MP

'Brexit needs to be negotiated by sensible women, not butch macho males', says Labour MP

'Brexit needs to be negotiated by sensible women, not butch macho males'

Labour MP Paul Flynn says he hates to be sexist, yet admits his comments on Brexit negotiations are sexist

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Police officer who branded supermarkets as sexist sanctioned by Sussex police

Police officer who branded supermarkets sexist sanctioned by Sussex police

Police officer who branded supermarkets sexist sanctioned by Sussex police

The police officer said feminine care signs should be changed to descriptions such as 'personal care' or personal hygiene'

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

Wimbledon hero Johanna Konta faces 'disgraceful' grilling from Radio 4's John Humphrys

Wimbledon hero Johanna Konta faces 'disgraceful' grilling from Radio 4's John Humphrys

Wimbledon hero Johanna Konta faces 'disgraceful' grilling on Radio 4

Critics suggest interview was a bit 'Ukippy'

Friday, May 26, 2017

Friday, May 26, 2017

Men claim women only Wonder Woman screenings are sexist

Ladies-only Wonder Woman screenings spark sexism outcry in Texas

Ladies-only Wonder Woman screenings spark sexism outcry in Texas

A cinema in Texas announced a women-only screening of Wonder Woman which sold out in just under two hours

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

University Challenge sexism: Julia Hartley-Brewer says she couldn't care less about what gender the teams are

University Challenge sexism: Julia says she couldn't care less what gender the teams are

Julia Hartley-Brewer claims gender of University Challenge teams doesn't matter

Julia Hartley-Brewer says getting upset about sexism on University Challenge is like getting upset about someone who can't walk not running at the Olympics

Monday, April 3, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

David Moyes threatened to slap a female reporter, but football has long had a problem with women

David Moyes slap 'joke' shows football still has a problem with women

David Moyes slap 'joke' shows football still has a problem with women

David Moyes has threatened to slap a female reporter, however it seems football has long had a problem with the role of women in the sport

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Legs-it: 'The headline is not sexist and doesn't make a difference to anything', says caller

'Legs-it headline isn't sexist - what's wrong with showing pretty ladies with nice legs?'

'Legs-it headline isn't sexist - what's wrong with showing nice legs?'

A caller told Alexis Conran that women can't be sexist to other women and the internet is interfering with everyone's lives

Friday, March 17, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017

Roger Gale's 'girl' employee claims he's not sexist and his team is a happy family

Tory MP Sexism row: Roger Gale employee says 'I like it when he calls us 'girls''

'Sexist' Tory MP's staffer says 'I like it when he calls us 'girls''

Sir Roger Gale was criticised for calling two women who work in his office 'girls,' as some claimed it was a demeaning term

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

'If a job requires you to wear high heels, either wear them or don't take the job' says Karen Danczuk

'If a job requires you to wear high heels, either wear them or don't take the job' says Karen Danczuk

'If a job requires you to wear high heels, wear them or don't take the job'

MPs are calling on the Government to ban sexist dress rules at work, after receptionist Nicola Thorpe was sent home from work for not wearing high heels

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Fisher died on December 27, aged 60

Steve Martin fans rush to defend actor from 'sexism' critics over Carrie Fisher tweet

Steve Martin fans rush to defend actor as Carrie Fisher 'sexism' row heats up

Actor wrote that Fisher was the most beautiful creature he'd ever seen... prompting storm of abuse

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Thursday, October 6, 2016

'Wolf whistling is not intended as a compliment, but to show off to others', says journalist

Joanna Lumley completely wrong to condone wolf-whistling, says feminist writer Abi Wilkinson

Joanna Lumley is completely wrong on wolf-whistling, says feminist writer

Wilkinson said the former Avengers star was wrong and suggested wolf-whistling should be 'socially unacceptable'

Monday, October 3, 2016

Monday, October 3, 2016

Donald Trump demeaned women during 'The Apprentice' according to show insiders

Donald Trump 'rated female Apprentice contestants by breast size and demanded more cleavage', show insiders claim

Donald Trump 'rated Apprentice contestants by breast size', show insiders claim

Republican presidential candidate faces new sexism row as Associated Press interviews lead to allegations of sexism on hit business show

Friday, September 30, 2016

Friday, September 30, 2016

Sexism in the workplace: 'We should be mindful of words and the effects they can have on a woman', says Special K

Bird, doll, hormonal and other sexist words 'have no place in the workplace'

Bird, doll, hormonal and other sexist words 'have no place in the workplace'

Special K spokeswoman Louise Thompson Davies discusses the company's new research into sexism at work

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

The chairman of advertising firm Saatchi & Saatchi, Kevin Roberts, has hit the headlines this week after being suspended from work for comments suggesting that the debate on gender equality is "all over" and that he does not think a lack of women in leadership roles "is a problem"

Saatchi & Saatchi sexism row: Is equality "tiring and unfair" or a "business imperative"?

Saatchi & Saatchi sexism row: Is equality "unfair" or a "business imperative"?

talkRADIO presenters Jonny Gould and Ash go toe-to-toe with author Lisen Stromberg as they discuss controversial comments made by the advertising company's chairman this week…