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Posted in Equality Gender Identity

#Gender #equality #correlates #male-on-female #murder

http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/10/fear-of-a-female-president/497564/ It gets worse. In a study of several hundred people, Jennifer Berdahl of the University of British Columbia found that women who “deviated from…

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#Sexism #Politics

http://www.huffingtonpost.com.au/2016/10/26/two-thirds-of-female-politicians-get-humiliating-sexist-remarks_a_21592637/ Just two weeks ago, former Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard gave aspiring female politicians a chilling warning: “Threats of violent abuse, of rape, are…

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#Shock #Politics #Pro-corporate #Policies #Anti-democracy

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Judith Collins contends women have more of a use-by date in politics

http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/political/288360/how-sexist-is-new-zealand-politics Ms King, who was first elected in 1984, was the obvious choice as “Labour’s best performer” but people always want a “shiny new face”,…

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Gender economic equality correlates with higher rates of male-on-female murder

http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/10/fear-of-a-female-president/497564/ It gets worse. In a study of several hundred people, Jennifer Berdahl of the University of British Columbia found that women who “deviated from…

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Misogyny – the undoing of politicians

http://time.com/4279827/end-of-donald-trump/ After a campaign dominated by behavior so boorish that Trump bragged he could literally get away with murder, the orange-haired brand licensor has finally…

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I pray that I am a reflection of joy, of love… all that is good in our world

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/meet-the-breastfeeding-pole-dancer-who-takes-multitasking-to-new-heights_569917d4e4b0ce4964242b23? Ashley Wright has been pole dancing for eight years. When she became pregnant with her daughter Shannon four years ago, she performed for the…

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All kinds of literacies: cultural literacy, digital literacy and diet literacy

Does Joy Cowley's 'Mum's Diet' teach kids "body hatred"?http://t.co/d4x2T8jRpz pic.twitter.com/rbcsFh9OCl — Stuff.co.nz News (@NZStuff) June 23, 2015

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Why Conservatives Are…Conservative

Granted, there are still many issues yet to be worked out in the science of ideology. Most of the commentaries on the new Hibbing paper…

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