Taylor Swift Advocates Wo-mance

Taylor Swift Advocates Wo-mance

The advocacy for women’s rights is ready to bring about their own “wo-mance,” with girls like Taylor Swift leading by example. Sad as it may be, women can have a very mean reputation for being catty and judgmental of other people, and use terms like “girl” derogatorily. A female might casually tease a male and […]

Gender Inequality: Three Phrases Most Men Need to Get Used to Hearing

Gender Inequality: Three Phrases Most Men Need to Get Used to Hearing

Considering the women of this world, ever wonder how many times in a day they are interrupted? Is it more or less when they find themselves in mixed-company? How often do women interrupt men? How often do men interrupt women? One woman who asked herself these gender-specific questions, feminist and gender issues writer Soraya Chemaly, found herself regularly […]

Gender Bias in Presenting Scientific Research

Gender Bias in Presenting Scientific Research

A recent study of scientific research conferences indicates the existence of gender biases towards different presentations styles. At least within the field of primatology, women are more likely to give poster presentations, while men are more likely to give oral presentations. In addition, the ratios of male to female presenters also varied according to the […]