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The Language of Gender Violence

The use of terms like "battered woman" and "accuser" have absolved men from taking responsibility for their actions, says educator Jackson Katz.

Sports | My Sporting News

Amy Trask book: Ex-Raiders CEO on gender acceptance | SI.com

In her new book, You Negotiate Like a Girl: Reflections on a Career in the National Football League, Amy Trask reflects on who was discriminating abou

Health & Fitness | News Items

Medicare Pays Female Doctors Nearly $19,000 Less Than Male Doctors

Women physicians were reimbursed less than men across specialties, according to a study

Politics | The War On Gender

Kindergarten teacher denies Legos to boys in name of 'gender equity'

A kindergarten teacher in Bainbridge Island, Wash., actively denies her male students the opportunity to play with Lego blocks in order to encourage her female students to play with them.

Politics | The War On Gender

Gender Differences Denied: Feminization of America Is Bad for the World | National Review Online

Last week the New York Times published an article, “Sweeping Away Gender-Specific Toys and Labels,” that contained three sentences that explain one of the most important phenomena in American life. In discussing the increasing move to do away with gender-specific toys — something the New York Times approves of — the article quoted Tania Missad, the “director of global consumer insights” at one of the world’s largest toy manufacturers, Mattel:

Health & Fitness | Psychology!

Testosterone and the brain: New study suggests sex hormones change the way we process language.

However much we’d like to think of gender as a social construct, science suggests that real differences do exist between female and male brains. The latest evidence: a first-of-its-kind European study that finds that the female brain can be drastically

Politics | The War On Gender

How To Navigate The Horrifying Dystopia That Is Target's New Genderless Toy Section | Ravishly

Listen, I totally get it. Trying to buy your kid a toy without knowing if that toy is for girls or boys is a truly terrifying proposition. What if you accidentally buy your precious little girl a toy that makes her feel smart and brave and curious?

Advice & Self-Help | Meditation and Other Practices

The Kybalion

The Kybalion: A Study of the Hermetic Philosophy of Ancient Egypt and Greece, by Three Initiates

Politics | The War On Gender

Democrats Propose Elimination of ‘Husband’ & ‘Wife’ in Federal Law

Over two dozen Democratic lawmakers have determined the words

Politics | The War On Gender

California Gov. Brown signs bill deleting ‘husband,’ ‘wife’ from marriage law

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law Monday a bill that deletes the terms “husband” and “wife” from the state’s marriage law and replaces it with “spouse” in order to accommodate same-sex marriages.

Politics | The War On Gender

Wesleyan's Gender 'Open House' Is An Angry Idea | The Daily Caller

A liberal arts college in Connecticut is making history by running a shared student residential house for members of fourteen different gender categories. And it sounds like a really angry idea.

Politics | The War On Gender

Addicting Info – When Asked To Sort ‘Girls’ And ‘Boys’ Gifts, Obama Destroys Toy Gender Stereotypes (VIDEO)

It's moments like this that we are going to really miss when the Obamas leave the White House

Politics | The War On Gender

Australian PM Blasts 'No Gender December'

Straight-talking Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has criticised a campaign to

Politics | The War On Gender

'Jeopardy' Criticized as Sexist for "What Women Want" Category - Hollywood Reporter

What is an ill-advised Jeopardy category? To some critics, the answer was on display during Monday's episode. The venerable quiz show is under fire after a category called "What Women Want" has been slammed as sexist by critics and Twitter users