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21 Reactions To ‘Sexist’ Photo Of Girl And Boy Wearing Nurse And Doctor Scrubs

21 Reactions To ‘Sexist’ Photo Of Girl And Boy Wearing Nurse And Doctor Scrubs

Another day, another Twitter controversy. This time, it's a photo of two toddlers, that has infuriated the internet. More specifically, their outfits. The girl can be seen walking in pink scrubs, saying "Nurse in Training" on its back while the boy's...

Another day, another Twitter controversy. This time, it's a photo of two toddlers, that has infuriated the internet. More specifically, their outfits. The girl can be seen walking in pink scrubs,...

Budweiser Adapts Its Sexist Ads From The 50s And 60s To 2019

Budweiser Adapts Its Sexist Ads From The 50s And 60s To 2019

This year, in honor of International Women's Day, Budweiser revisited three of their adverts from the '50s and '60s that they are not exactly proud of. The outdated ads portrayed objectified women in a subservient role to their husbands. But media...

This year, in honor of International Women's Day, Budweiser revisited three of their adverts from the '50s and '60s that they are not exactly proud of. The outdated ads portrayed objectified...

Tumblr Users Create A Spy Movie Plot With Reversed Genders Roles And It Will Crack You Up

Tumblr Users Create A Spy Movie Plot With Reversed Genders Roles And It Will Crack You Up

Have you ever noticed that most spy movies are oddly similar? That’s probably because they often use the same gender stereotypes. A protagonist is almost always a middle-aged man who saves a young woman he’s romantically involved with, even when she’s...

Have you ever noticed that most spy movies are oddly similar? That’s probably because they often use the same gender stereotypes. A protagonist is almost always a middle-aged man who saves...

Girl Crushes Gender Norms With Her Costume For School Medieval Feast, Inspired By Her Historian Dad

Girl Crushes Gender Norms With Her Costume For School Medieval Feast, Inspired By Her Historian Dad

These days we can notice more and more children ditching outdated gender conventions. TV historian Dan Snow shared such an event on Twitter. His 7-year-old daughter was preparing for a "medieval feast" held by her school.

These days we can notice more and more children ditching outdated gender conventions. TV historian Dan Snow shared such an event on Twitter. His 7-year-old daughter was preparing for a "medieval feast"...

This Mother-Of-Four Had Enough With Men Not Helping Around The House, And Her Rant Has Now Gone Viral

This Mother-Of-Four Had Enough With Men Not Helping Around The House, And Her Rant Has Now Gone Viral

Raising a family is tough, it takes a lot of hard work and commitment from both partners and communication and the spirit of teamwork is vital. So you can quite easily imagine the resentment that quickly sets in when one partner...

Raising a family is tough, it takes a lot of hard work and commitment from both partners and communication and the spirit of teamwork is vital. So you can quite easily...

Photographer Reverses Gender Roles In Sexist Vintage Ads

Photographer Reverses Gender Roles In Sexist Vintage Ads

The image of a perfect woman in the 1950s is familiar to all of us – a diligent wife, slaving around the house all day, preparing delicious meals for her hardworking husband, taking care of the children, and all that with...

The image of a perfect woman in the 1950s is familiar to all of us – a diligent wife, slaving around the house all day, preparing delicious meals for her hardworking...

Study Reveals What Words Men And Women Use To Write About Love, And The Difference Is Striking

Study Reveals What Words Men And Women Use To Write About Love, And The Difference Is Striking

As gender roles are merging and same-sex romance has become accepted more than ever, Josh Katz, Claire Cain Miller and Kathleen A. Flynn have decided to determine if men and women speak the same language when they talk about love. To...

As gender roles are merging and same-sex romance has become accepted more than ever, Josh Katz, Claire Cain Miller and Kathleen A. Flynn have decided to determine if men and women...

100-Year-Old Private Photos Show Two Cool Women Playing With Gender Roles

100-Year-Old Private Photos Show Two Cool Women Playing With Gender Roles

In a box marked "private", an amazing collection of glassplates were found 30 years ago, amongst the remnants of the two portrait photographers Marie Høeg (1866-1949) and Bolette Berg (1872-1944). In 1895, they established the Berg & Høeg photography studio in...

In a box marked "private", an amazing collection of glassplates were found 30 years ago, amongst the remnants of the two portrait photographers Marie Høeg (1866-1949) and Bolette Berg (1872-1944). In...

Pirellis’ 2016 Calendar Replaces Sexy Stars With Influential Women

Pirellis’ 2016 Calendar Replaces Sexy Stars With Influential Women

Pirelli, an Italian tire manufacturer, has had a habit of releasing an annual calendar of nude and scantily-clad women that many women have been less than happy about. This year's calendar, however, promises to be a PR coup – instead of...

Pirelli, an Italian tire manufacturer, has had a habit of releasing an annual calendar of nude and scantily-clad women that many women have been less than happy about. This year's calendar,...

25+ Changes To Your Favorite Childhood Book Show How Much Society Has Changed

25+ Changes To Your Favorite Childhood Book Show How Much Society Has Changed

Richard Scarry, the prolific children's book author who has created more than 300 books since 1949, has quietly been updating his work to ensure that it would be acceptable for modern audiences. Since the 1950s, our understanding of gender roles and...

Richard Scarry, the prolific children's book author who has created more than 300 books since 1949, has quietly been updating his work to ensure that it would be acceptable for modern...

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