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
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 | 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
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.
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 | 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.".
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
Opinion | Sexuality
First Female Coach Enters the ‘Man’s World’ of the NFLSubscriber access only
Welcome to the big leagues, Jen Welter.
You can follow Val on Twitter at @valdoeswords. Our expert on all things athletic, Dunham also wrote for Her.meneutics on sexism toward female fans.
Opinion | Pop Culture
You Go, Smart GirlsSubscriber access only
How Amy Poehler helps me praise the Lord.
kindness, and intelligence wherever she can. Even as a TV A-lister, Poehler has endured sexism in the workplace. The Smart Girls website describes
Opinion | Sexuality
When Missions Opportunities Aren’t PrettySubscriber access only
The topics that make us uncomfortable can spur the church to action.
The topics that make us uncomfortable can spur the church to action.
Opinion | Sexuality
Hey Lady, Etiquette is In AgainSubscriber access only
A new age of minding our manners.
considered corsets that restrict women's freedom. Being a lady (or a gentleman) is what some call the first lesson in sexism. But right along with the rise
Opinion | Sexuality
We've Been Duped By Freud on Cross-Gender Friendship: A ResponseSubscriber access only
When married Christians fear people of the opposite sex, they fail to reflect the oneness seen in Scripture.
marriage. Alienation between men and women has existed since Genesis 3 and manifests in many ways: sexism, suspicion, and sexual objectification.
Opinion | Sexuality
Single Ladies Need Better Work-Life Balance, TooSubscriber access only
Sheryl Sandberg's lessons for all of us, including the church.
small groups. But also, there is a form of sexism that is more lenient toward stereotypically male priorities than those related to church or children. This