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#Everyday sexism

Five words that are only ever ascribed to women Everyday Sexism This post contains a poll

Five words that are only ever ascribed to women

Are you a high-maintenance and hysterical woman? Probably.

9 reminders that everyday sexism is still rife in the media

It’s truly amazing how many articles about household cleaning and weight loss appears in the female sections of newspapers.

From TheJournal.ie Column: 'Would Trump comment on a male journalist’s smile? Not a chance' Soft Sexism

Column: 'Would Trump comment on a male journalist’s smile? Not a chance'

Soft sexism at work is less frightening than other forms of sexism, but it can carry more serious repercussions, writes Lorraine Courtney.

10 laughably sexist headlines, fixed

Let us fix that for you.

From TheJournal.ie This video of men reading sexist tweets to female sports reporters is creating a big stir online Everyday Sexism
From TheJournal.ie People aren't too happy about this suit company using half-naked women in their ads Suits You

People aren't too happy about this suit company using half-naked women in their ads

The campaign has just started and it’s all kicking off.

People are giving out about this suit company using half-naked women in their ads

The campaign is just a day old and it’s all kicking off.

From TheJournal.ie Labour senator hits out at 'sexism' in the party after being ignored for 'monster canvass' Excluded

Labour senator hits out at 'sexism' in the party after being ignored for 'monster canvass'

Senator Mary Moran has hit out at a ‘monster canvass’ organised for her constituency running mate Ged Nash.

From TheJournal.ie Joan slams critics of her hands and says she's not 'Downton Abbey and teacups' Everyday Sexism

Joan slams critics of her hands and says she's not 'Downton Abbey and teacups'

The Tánaiste suggested that sexism lays behind criticism of her body language in Monday’s debate.

From TheJournal.ie 'Her second most important job': One politician's take on the North's first female leader Everyday Sexism

'Her second most important job': One politician's take on the North's first female leader

Edwin Poots has found himself in bother after his congratulatory speech.

13 products for women that seriously need to cop on

Don’t ask me… I’m just a girrrl.

Tesco never used the word 'bossy': Inside the bagging area sexism row

The ‘irritating’ woman has been replaced by a man.

This actress got sent a sexist note with a script and people are not happy

“push up bras encouraged.”

A Canadian teenager got detention for wearing this dress and her response was brilliant

It was an “inappropriate and a sexual distraction to the young men.”

How did nobody see this coming? 'Sexist' posters removed from back of Cardiff bus Everyday Sexism This post contains a poll

Big Hero 6 merchandise doesn't feature the girl characters and parents aren't happy

Because boys think girls are “yuck” apparently.

From TheJournal.ie A gym assumed a woman was a man because she was a doctor and it’s causing a storm Everyday Sexism

This Dad wrote an excellent open letter to Heinz about their sexist packaging

The father accuses the brand of “everyday sexism”.

#QuestionsForMen is the latest hashtag doing the rounds on Twitter - what's it about?

The hashtag has invited women to share instances of everyday sexism.

From TheJournal.ie Calling out sexism online - and getting murder and rape threats for it Everyday Sexism

Calling out sexism online - and getting murder and rape threats for it

Laura Bates set up the hugely popular Everyday Sexism project after experiencing a number of sexist incidents over the course of a week.

From TheJournal.ie The grab seen around the world - the internet reacts to Tom Barry Tom Barry This post contains videos

The grab seen around the world - the internet reacts to Tom Barry

Fine Gael say that they have ‘nothing further to add’ to general secretary Tom Curran’s statement and will not comment on any possible disciplinary procedures.

From TheJournal.ie ‘No excuses, I just shouldn’t have done it’ – Tom Barry Abortion Debate This post contains videos

‘No excuses, I just shouldn’t have done it’ – Tom Barry

The Cork East TD says that Áine Collins has accepted his apology for grabbing her during a break in last night’s abortion debate.

From TheJournal.ie Male TD pulls female colleague into his lap - in the Dáil chamber Abortion Debate This post contains videos

Male TD pulls female colleague into his lap - in the Dáil chamber

Fine Gael TD Tom Barry grabbed his colleague Áine Collins during a break in the abortion debate, but Fine Gael say there ‘was no malice involved’.