Opinion | Discipleship
To More Than a Few Good Men: Don’t Give Up on Working with Women
Four research-based solutions beyond Mike Pence’s ‘Billy Graham Rule.’
Four research-based solutions beyond Mike Pence's 'Billy Graham Rule.'.
Opinion | Discipleship
Why Female Theologians Take Flak in the Public Square
The potential rewards of celebrity culture are many, but so are the risks.
included digital high-fives to Warren for her analysis of evangelicalism, many others (including Christian female bloggers) accused Warren of “elitism, snobbery, sexism” and ugliness.
Opinion | Sexuality
The Unsettling Truth Behind the #MeToo Movement
Creating a safer world for women means talking about our vulnerability.
Creating a safer world for women means talking about our vulnerability.
Opinion | Sexuality
The Gender Conversation We Aren’t Having
Why sexism deserves more attention than the complementarian-egalitarian debates.
Why sexism deserves more attention than the complementarian- egalitarian debates. Sexism is not the property of one theological position; it is a pattern and state of the heart.
Opinion | Discipleship
Why I Continue to Call God ‘Father’
I’m sympathetic to the arguments for female pronouns. But the linguistic alternatives leave behind a profound truth.
or “Wisdom” is feminine.) Since God is no more literally female than male, then both male and female language are up for grabs, especially in order to correct sexism ingrained in the
Reporting | Discipleship
The Faith-Work Gap for Professional Women
From our special issue: How the faith group least likely to support working women can do better.
pastor of Quest Church in Seattle—part of the Evangelical Covenant Church, a denomination that ordains women—believes it's incumbent upon pastoral staff to name sexism in the
Opinion | Sexuality
Ashley Judd and Sexism on the SidelinesSubscriber access only
The frustrations of female sports fans.
Opinion | Sexuality. Ashley Judd and Sexism on the Sidelines. In settings like these, we often feel pressure to grin and bear sexism present in the male-centric environment of sports.
Opinion | Sexuality
Fighting Sexism Like a 'Fair Lady'Subscriber access only
What the 50-year-old film reminds us about the power of strong-willed women.
Opinion | Sexuality. Fighting Sexism Like a 'Fair Lady'. What the 50-year-old film reminds us about the power of strong-willed women. Gina Dalfonzo. Image
Opinion | Sexuality
Can Robots Be Sexist?
How artificial intelligence might reinforce and amplify gender stereotypes.
How artificial intelligence might reinforce and amplify gender stereotypes.
Opinion | Sexuality
Let the Pregnant Grads Walk
How we treat pregnant teens reveals more about us than them.
Even if we set aside the concerns of sexism, however, we face a larger problem: These public punishments, I would argue, sometimes push pregnant teens to consider abortion. Why?
Opinion | Family
How Do We Parent Our Kids During This Political Season?
Twenty women weigh in with their perspectives.
sympathetic thinking? Have you discussed some of the controversial aspects of the election season—racism, sexism, abortion, religious liberty, etc.? If
Opinion | Discipleship
What Feminism Owes to the Protestant Reformation
Listening to marginalized voices isn’t a liberal or a conservative idea—it’s a fundamentally Christian one.
encompasses a diverse yet related set of approaches to literature that, in the past 50 years, have strongly criticized the works of the Western canon for their racism, sexism, and other
Opinion | Discipleship
A Farewell to Michelle Obama
No matter where you stand politically, the First Lady has something to offer the church.
During a political season fraught with racism, sexism, and bipartisan discord, she has risen as a prophetic voice and a beacon of hope for the American people.
Things We Like | Sexuality
Misogyny Has Its Moment
Things we’re reading and discussing this week.
Things we're reading and discussing this week.
Opinion | Sexuality
We Can Agree to Disagree on Women's Ordination Subscriber access only
Bridging the battle lines of the female clergy debate.
Objection to women's ordination is not equivalent to sexism. Too often women are devalued and denigrated in the church. Too often sexism isn't treated as the sin it most certainly is.
Opinion | Church
When Ironic Sexism Comes to ChurchSubscriber access only
Have Christians started mimicking our culture's winking anti-woman attitudes?
Opinion | Church. When Ironic Sexism Comes to Church. But this historical evolution has resulted in a strange and concerning development, one I'll call "ironic sexism.".
Quit Calling Them 'Chick Flicks'
With the female-fronted 'Ghostbusters,' it's time to celebrate women in movies.
than men and boys,” Davis says. Has this blatant sexism-by-exclusion always been the default in Hollywood? Well, yes and no. The first time I watched
Opinion | Sexuality
Where Did Country Music’s Leading Ladies Go?Subscriber access only
Talking back to the trends and ‘strategies’ keeping female vocalists off the airwaves.
lyrics. Maybe country music's sexism doesn't seem so bad against all the other media where we see women objectified in our culture: Internet, TV, porn.
Opinion | Sexuality
'Unwanted' Girls Defy Sexism in IndiaSubscriber access only
How will Americans respond to the unwanted kids in their midst?
Opinion | Sexuality. 'Unwanted' Girls Defy Sexism in India. How will Americans respond to the unwanted kids in their midst? Gina Dalfonzo. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
Opinion | Sexuality
How We Made Too Much of GenderSubscriber access only
Reclaiming an identity more meaningful than manhood or womanhood.
questioned. Nor are the stereotypes themselves gender equitable. After suffering generations of sexism, women fare better than men in some settings. Society