Sexism

What Patton Oswalt Got Wrong: The Problem With Comparing Racism and Sexism in America

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Comedian Patton Oswalt has a tendency of tweeting intelligent and poignant things in light of current events, and in the social media flurry after Donald Trump was elected, you can bet he had something to say. While I appreciated him speaking out against the hate...

Watch MC Lyte Explain Why Fetty Wap is the Most Feminist Rapper In the Game

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Friday, the White House Council on Women and Girls hosted an all-day summit to examine ways to improve the lives of women and girls of color. Prior to the event, the Obama Administration announced $118 million in assistance from public and private groups to improve the lives of women...

When The Game Posted An Instagram Thirst Trap These Women Had the Best Responses EVER

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Compton rapper The Game doesn’t have the best reputation with the ladies. In addition to songs that engage in the same misogynistic rhetoric as his peers, the Game’s also been accused of getting violent with his ex-fiancée Tiffney Cambridge, and he once got into it with...

Here’s What Happens When You Try to Explain Privilege to Well-Meaning, Clueless Allies

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Have you ever tried to explain things like white privilege or male privilege to someone who just doesn’t get it? Well, this video from the ACLU’s Women’s Rights Project might just help. Starring of Saturday Night Live, the video follows Zamata and her clueless white male friend as...

This Female Comic Was Brutally Beaten By a Group of Men For Rejecting Their Advances

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“As a woman, you should be able to say no,” 23-year-old Paris Sashay told a reporter after she was brutally beaten by a group of men. The young comic and her friends had just left a party at a nightclub in Washington D.C. when they were followed by the men, who began...