29 February, 2016

Interesting articles on sexism, gender equality and sexist hate speech

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This is a collection of interesting articles, videos and jonline journalism in relation to sexist hate speech.

Sexism on Europe’s streets: The Unbearable heaviness of being http://www.cafebabel.co.uk/society/article/sexism-on-europes-streets-the-unbearable-heaviness-of-being.html

On-line sexism is so out of control that we cannot longer control it
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/dec/16/online-sexism-social-media-debate-abuse

Young men read mean tweets sent to women
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/03/26/young-men-read-mean-tweets-chelsea-woolley_n_6946786.html

On-line sexism
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/news/online-sexism/

6 tips for dealing with sexism online
http://www.bustle.com/articles/131272-6-tips-for-dealing-with-sexism-online

Top 10 signs that show a person being a male chauvinist
http://listcrux.com/top-10-signs-that-show-a-person-being-a-male-chauvinist/

10 everyday sexisms and what to do about them
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/soraya-chemaly/10-everyday-sexisms-and-what-to-do-about-them_b_5635019.html

How to handle online sexism: Laugh at the trolls and fight back
http://mashable.com/2015/09/07/how-to-handle-online-sexism/#jtMeNHFyVsqP

Holland criticized over family, children and women’s rights ministry http://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/feb/15/hollande-criticised-over-family-children-and-womens-rights-ministry

Twerking men and kick-ass girls: how advertising learned to gender-flip
http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2015/feb/16/advertising-reverse-hypersexualisation

TED Talk: Laura Bates: Everyday Sexism (2014):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LhjsRjC6B8U

TED Talk: Monica Lewinsky: The Price of Shame (March 2015):

https://www.ted.com/talks/monica_lewinsky_the_price_of_shame/transcript  

Huffington Post Video: 48 Things Women Hear in a Lifetime (That Men Just Don’t):

https://www.facebook.com/HuffPostWomen/videos/955994504468603/?pnref=story

HuffPost Video: 48 Things Men Hear in a Lifetime (That Are Bad For Everyone)

https://www.facebook.com/HuffPostWomen/videos/962497870484933/

Would this ever happen to a male reporter? 

www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3433445/Female-reporter-sexually-assaulted-man-live-camera-reports-Cologne-festival.html

Is posting selfies an empowering and uplifting activity, or does it reinforce the notion that a woman’s value lies solely in her looks? (Everyday Sexism – Laura Bates):

www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2016/feb/04/are-selfies-empowering-for-women

 

TED Talk: Sexism in gaming:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WA2kHVMak0E

 

TEDx talks- The dangerous ways ads see women, Jean Kilbourne: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uy8yLaoWybk

 

TED Talk: The slut, the spinster and the perfect woman: Martha Mosse: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H7Gn2a0GnAc

The year in sexism: how did women fare in 2015?
http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2015/dec/15/the-year-in-sexism-women-2015-feminism-misogynist

Young, male and feminist – if only there were more of them
http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2015/sep/30/young-male-and-feminist-if-only-there-were-more-of-them

Trader exposes sexist horrors of the Wall Street ‘frat house’


Lynsey Hipgrave sexist abuse: Why does sexism still exist in football in 2016?

http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/north-east-news/lynsey-hipgrave-sexist-abuse-sexism-10907406

Education official: We should teach girls how to walk in high heels
http://nypost.com/2015/10/22/education-official-we-should-teach-girls-how-to-walk-in-high-heels/

Sexism & Machismo in Language

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/delfan-carbonell/sexism-machismo-in-langua_b_9238938.html

Eight words that reveal the sexism at the heart of the English language

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/jan/27/eight-words-sexism-heart-english-language

TEDxWomen Talk about Online Harassment & Cyber Mobs
http://feministfrequency.com/2012/12/05/tedxwomen-talk-on-sexist-harassment-cyber-mobs/

Under pressure, Facebook targets sexist hate speech
http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/tech/social-media/facebook-hate-speech-women/

Twitter abuse: Why cyberbullies are targeting women

http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-23488550

How the web became a sexists’ paradise

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2007/apr/06/gender.blogging

Project Harpoon: The fat-shaming movement that needs to be stopped
http://www.dailylife.com.au/health-and-fitness/dl-wellbeing/photoshopping-women-to-make-them-thinner-is-a-new-form-of-bullying-20150823-gj5vlw.html

Yvette Cooper: Frightening levels of sexist abuse risk putting a generation of women off politics
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/yvette-cooper-frightening-levels-of-sexist-abuse-risk-putting-a-generation-of-women-off-politics-10517308.html-0

Challenging Online Sexism
http://www.nationinstitute.org/blog/nationbooks/3014/challenging_online_sexism/

Louise O’Neill: I wonder if my ex-boyfriends thought female sexuality was something to be laughed at
http://www.irishexaminer.com/lifestyle/features/louise-oneill-i-wonder-if-my-ex-boyfriends-thought-female-sexuality-was-something-to-be-laughed-at-383021.html

PM ‘worried’ about ‘women who graze’ Western funds, ‘leave husbands’ to go to North Korea
http://prishtinainsight.com/pm-worried-about-women-who-graze-western-funds-leave-husbands-to-go-to-north-korea/

Confused Why Women Don’t Report Sexual Assault? Ask Kesha.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/kesha-sexual-assault-why-women-dont-come-forward_us_56c77579e4b0928f5a6bcd51

How We Failed to Protect Kesha 

http://jezebel.com/how-we-failed-to-protect-kesha-1760142637

The Unsafety Net: How Social Media Turned Against Women
http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2014/10/the-unsafety-net-how-social-media-turned-against-women/381261/

John Oliver Explains Why the Internet Sucks For Women

http://gizmodo.com/john-oliver-explains-why-the-internet-sucks-for-women-1713007517?utm_campaign=socialflow_gizmodo_facebook&utm_source=gizmodo_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow

Revenge porn and the morality police: stop blaming women for being alive

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/feb/19/revenge-porn-and-the-morality-police-stop-blaming-women-for-being-alive?CMP=fb_gu

The domestic violence protesters who won’t take cuts lying down
http://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/feb/17/domestic-violence-protesters-sisters-uncut-direct-action

Powerful Video Reveals How Ads Are Filled With Sexism And Objectification Of Women

http://www.boredpanda.com/sexism-women-objectification-advertising-womennotobjects/

Stories of women, who fought for gender equality

http://www.huffingtonpost.in/2015/03/13/facebook-inspirational-st_n_6863018.html

Women in Kosovo police:

http://www.nato.int/nato_static_fl2014/assets/pdf/pdf_2014_12/20150126_1412-women-kosovo-security-institutions.pdf

In Cologne, reporter groped while covering Carnival on live television
http://edition.cnn.com/2016/02/06/europe/cologne-reporter-groped/

Refugee/Migrant Double Standards in Europe

https://www.facebook.com/inthenowrt/videos/vb.276157035868006/574524722697901/?type=2&theater

Refugees in Cologne protest against sexism and racism (January, 2016): http://metro.co.uk/2016/01/17/no-to-sexism-no-to-racism-syrian-refugees-hand-out-flowers-in-german-protest-5627970/

This Female UFC Fighter Has Great Advice for Athletic Girls Being Bullied
http://mic.com/articles/129195/this-female-ufc-fighter-has-great-advice-for-athletic-girls-being-bullied#.HM4itv77q

MODEL AMBER ROSE AND ADVOCATE EMILY LINDIN FIGHT BACK AGAINST SEXUAL BULLYING

http://www.thedoctorstv.com/articles/3072-model-amber-rose-and-advocate-emily-lindin-fight-back-against-sexual-bullying

Woman bullied for being overweight is now a successful plus-size model

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/woman-bullied-being-overweight-now-7279443

Men and anti-sexism campaigns
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01p815

Sexist chanting at Chelsea’s Eva Carneiro  cannot be swept under the carpet
http://www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2015/mar/05/sexist-chanting-chelsea-eva-carneiro

16 Famous Men Who Are Standing Up For Feminism
http://www.buzzfeed.com/mackenziekruvant/famous-men-who-are-standing-up-for-feminism?utm_term=.fsLJB6dmx#.sbVnl8kZO

DU SABLE DANS L’ENGRENAGE
HTTP://PLUS.LAPRESSE.CA/SCREENS/25AF8038-D2EA-444B-87FC-51F3B06358E0%7C_0.HTML

 Le Web permet à une nouvelle forme de violence contre les femmes de se répandre
http://www.lemonde.fr/idees/article/2016/02/19/halte-a-la-sexophobie-en-ligne_4868234_3232.html

Woman documents ten years of online harassment on Instagram

http://www.dazeddigital.com/artsandculture/article/27023/1/woman-documents-ten-years-of-online-harassment-on-instagram

Dear Online Commenters, Regarding Sexism & Misogyny (and Gaming)

http://bigthink.com/against-the-new-taboo/dear-online-commenters-regarding-sexism-and-gaming

Violence against women: does technology do more harm than good?

https://theconversation.com/violence-against-women-does-technology-do-more-harm-than-good-54394

‘Sexist’ peer review causes storm online

https://www.timeshighereducation.com/news/sexist-peer-review-causes-storm-online/2020001.article

In the battle of Internet mobs vs. the law, the Internet mobs have won
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-intersect/wp/2016/02/17/in-the-battle-of-internet-mobs-vs-the-law-the-internet-mobs-have-won/?postshare=8371455807973052&tid=ss_mail

There’s No Comparing Male and Female Harassment Online
http://time.com/3305466/male-female-harassment-online/

Online harassment against women is not just a female problem

https://www.indexoncensorship.org/2015/09/online-harassment-against-women-is-not-just-a-female-problem/

Online harassment of women is a problem. Here’s what to do about it.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-switch/wp/2014/01/07/online-harassment-of-women-is-a-problem-heres-what-to-do-about-it/


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