Archivos por etiqueta: Sexismo

Gendercide.

Imagine that you are one-half of a young couple expecting your first child in a fast-growing, poor country. You are part of the new middle class; your income is rising; you want a small family. But traditional mores hold sway around you, most important in the preference for sons over daughters. Perhaps hard physical labour […]

Historias de señoritas ligeras de ropa.

Sally the Sleuth, tebeo pulp de los años 30. What a gal! What a gal!

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For a long time there has been a general assumption that women talk more than men and are better at talking than men are(…) Scientist at Arizona University then decided to try to prove or disprove the claim by studying the daily utterances of nearly four hundred people. Matthias Mehl, the lead researcher, commented that […]