Tag: sexism

What does UK Drill Show About Masculinity in Inner Cities

Drill music, what can be simply described as a very dark, aggressive and nihilistic ...

“Dangerous Beasts”: The Threat of the Outspoken Woman

  “A woman who writes has power. A woman with power is feared, In ...

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Systematised sexism: The effect of language structure on European world views

In the mid-1970s, Robin Lakoff, professor of Linguistics at the University of California, Berkley, ...

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“No-Bro” Challenge: gender and the publishing industry

On 1st January I started the ‘No Bro’ Challenge: a commitment to reading no ...

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In search of a European lad culture

Nicoletta Enria examines lad culture and wonders if the phenomenon is confined to Britain ...

Chivalry, kindness and the highlander who drinks whisky

Upon setting foot in Edinburgh for the first time in our lives, a good ...

Removing the Tampon Tax: when is Europe’s turn?

Call it what you will – periods, that time of the month, the curse ...

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Is The Media Screwing Over Women?

I walk into an off-licence (a shop that sells alcoholic drink for consumption elsewhere) ...