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There is also online clamor for senatorial bet Pia Cayetano to respond to President Rodrigo Duterte's misogynistic remarks
Does benevolent sexism always undermine women? It might depend on context.
Don't be fooled. Benevolent sexism lives on in silence and maintains the harm.
When he used his power, renown, and privilege to actively rob us of our rights and our humanity, it is only fair that we refuse this convenient compartmentalization and rob him of the things that put him there in the first place.
For President Rodrigo Duterte, there are just some jobs you can't leave to women
The President is never going to change. Sexism, for him, is a default. It's time for us to recognize, if we haven't already, that this country has put machismo in power. But we can change this.
Using the hashtag #BabaeAko, Filipino women are taking to social media to fight President Rodrigo Duterte's sexist and misogynistic behavior
Netizens call the PUA Academy page a 'manifestation of toxic masculinity,' through which men learn how to sexually harass women and treat them as conquests
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The Commission on Human Rights and Gabriela Women's Party say President Rodrigo Duterte's latest lewd remark 'openly encourages violence against women'
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'We deserve a president who can represent Filipinos: men, women, and LGBT alike abroad,' says the activist group
'I'd like to have the virgins here, not in heaven,' says President Rodrigo Duterte, during a business forum in India
Instead of people commenting praises for the Minnesota Lynx's championship victory, Facebook soon became a hotbed for machismo-driven witticism
Now increasing numbers of women are going public with complaints of gender based discrimination – in some cases leading men to step down
There s creepy behavior that people misconstrue or try to pass off as romantic Are you guilty of them?
Sometimes it is about collaboration rather than leading Sometimes it is about following and encouraging others to follow as well says Vice President Leni Robredo
This is what a man like you needs A man like you who doesn t know how to act when faced with a woman with a mind of her own and achievements that surpass your own
Often attacks on women online are sexually laden They are meant to demean Men when they get attacked online also get death or physical threats as women do but are spared comments about their bodies or their sexuality
People call out Senator Sotto for his sexist comments during the confirmation hearing of DSWD Secretary Judy Taguiwalo
The researchers note however that the influence of gaming on teens attitude remains limited and that religious fervor remains a greater determinant of sexism
House Deputy Speaker Miro Quimbo says excise tax is usually imposed on luxury items or those that pose health risks neither of which apply on beauty products and services
God forbid there’s another misogynistic leader emerging in the world because this would just be trading one chauvinistic mammal for another says Senator Leila de Lima as she warned of a Trump presidency
Metro Manila Pride holds 3 fundraising events to prepare for their annual Pride March set for June 25
Los Angeles based weather reporter Liberté Chan is asked to cover up on air and addresses a controversy dubbed by observers as Sweatergate
The growing popularity of a lawmaker who praises torture and military dictatorship is the latest sign of Brazil slipping into unpredictable – and some say dangerous – political territory
If the culture within the police corps still discriminates against women effective protection for women’s rights will fall short
It s absolutely impossible for women to play musical instruments on stage event organizers say
When they’re not too busy washing their hands clean their silence tells us that it is okay to treat women like objects
White or Asian men are the typical employees in major US technology firms and this has changed little since the first wave of diversity reporting last year
UPDATED Trump doubles down on his assertion that he will not rule out a third party candidacy – a nightmare scenario for the Republicans
UPDATED Donald Trump says only sick people or a deviant would have concluded he was talking about the Fox News journalist s mentsruation
Awards and headlines can make you forget that the public will respect you more if you also recognize that as a human being you are capable of erring But that is really difficult for public personae to accept these days
Hunt has apologized for causing offense after his suggestion that female scientists could not take criticism without crying and that relationships between men and women in the laboratory disrupted work
While scores poked fun at the Indian premier s gaffe others expressed anger questioning whether Modi meant women were generally tolerant of terrorism
Gawad Kalinga s founder responds to accusations made about the controversial speech he gave at the University of Hawaii in April
Contrary to the allegation that he is sexist Meloto says he has honored and taken care of women in the past 20 years
Despite the apology Filipino community groups will continue with their plan to protest on April 26 and file a case with the Equal Opportunities Commission
If anyone is still to be convinced that Philippine culture is sexist and that a whole lot of men out there think it’s okay to be sexually violent to women then look at what these people have come up with
Is chivalry dead? Netizens battle it out on Facebook
More than just defending the community industry leaders and influencers should be the first to criticize when needed acknowledge faults when committed and keep watch to make sure that these things never happen again
When two women are in love it s not a puzzle for you to solve or a statement needing your reaction It s simply two people who have found each other and have decided to pursue that love
The survey comes amid a high profile row in Japan that has pitted a young female researcher against the scientific establishment and after repeated calls for Tokyo to boost female participation in the workforce to help plug a skills gap in the economy