Tag Archives: Gender

Tony-nominated women playwrights lean in

Tony-nominated women playwrights lean in

Women playwrights say gender inequality is a serious issue in theater. CBS News’ Meg Oliver reports. Subscribe to the “CBSN” Channel HERE: Watch “CBSN” live HERE: Follow “CBSN” on Instagram HERE: Like “CBSN” on Facebook HERE: Follow “CBSN” on Twitter HERE: Get the latest news and best in original reporting from CBS News delivered to your inbox. Subscribe to newsletters HERE: Get your news on the go! Download CBS News… Read Article →

Feminism beyond gender binaries  | all about women 2018

Feminism beyond gender binaries | all about women 2018

Eddie Ayres, CN Lester and Jordan Raskopoulos speak on the intersection of gender, politics and identity at this vital session at all about women 2018. Join this incredible panel of writers and activists as they talk and how feminism can be more trans-friendly. Session chaired by Sally Goldner. __ SUBSCRIBE to Sydney Opera House Talks and Ideas: Get a new talk every week with the Ideas at the House podcast:… Read Article →

My Round Interview: Mac

My Round Interview: Mac

A masterful violinist, puppeteer and playwright, Mac is a fantastically creative human being. A trans man, Mac is a diversity and inclusion activist who will not be “erased.” Here is Mac’s story. On August 1, 2019, the #MyRound music video, shot in locations throughout the Triangle area of North Carolina and featuring the 20 human beings who have shared their stories, will be released. In totality, the stories we’re telling… Read Article →

5 female Urdu writers you should be celebrating | Cutacut

5 female Urdu writers you should be celebrating | Cutacut

Fatima Surraya Bajia would have just turned 88 if she was still with us. To honour her life and her legacy as a female Urdu writer, we’ve put together the stories of 5 women who wrote in Urdu and shaped our literary heritage. Read the story here: __________________________ Follow us on: Website: Instagram: Facebook: Twitter: __________________________ Contact us on: Email: [email protected]

Lean Out Author Marissa Orr Reveals The Truth About Women, Power and The Workplace

Lean Out Author Marissa Orr Reveals The Truth About Women, Power and The Workplace

#TomGirl #Review #AfterBuzz Marissa Orr, Facebook and Google Veteran, is the author of the inspiring new book, “Lean Out.” The book follows Marissa’s personal journey as a single mom of three trying to find success in her 15-year career at the world’s top tech giants. She joins TomGirl host, J.J. Jurgens, to share her compelling new argument for the reasons more women don’t make it to the top and tips… Read Article →

spiked writer Fraser Myers on Women a Success Story

spiked writer Fraser Myers on Women a Success Story

spiked writer Fraser Myers says what he thinks about WORLDwrite’s latest feature documentary Women a success story. The award winning film, which has raised considerable debate for its challenge to victim culture, is available on DVD from Amazon at and for download from Vimeo on Demand at The next screening takes place at the Heart of England film festival in Coventry, where it’s been nominated for Best Documentary on Sunday… Read Article →

Godfrey & Guy Torry discuss Acting

Godfrey & Guy Torry discuss Acting

Here’s a clip from Episode #041 of In Godfrey We Trust where Comedian Guy Torry joins Godfrey and Andre Kim to discuss experiences acting for film and tips that he’s picked up from other actors on set. Full episode drops for FREE every Sunday & Wednesday on iTunes & YouTube. Please download, subscribe, and leave a review on #iTunes. In Godfrey We Trust Records LIVE every Tuesday & Friday at… Read Article →

Rayya Elias & Elizabeth Gilbert: Sex, Drugs & Hair, All About Women 2015

Rayya Elias & Elizabeth Gilbert: Sex, Drugs & Hair, All About Women 2015

Rayya Elias built up a lifetime of stories by the time she was 25, and a few more in the decades after. Joined by her friend Elizabeth Gilbert, who encouraged Elias to tell her story, they’ll talk about her adventures and dispense advice. hello everybody right and early um thank you so much all of you for being here it is my enormous pleasure and delight to be able to… Read Article →

Germaine Greer & John Bell: Women in Shakespeare, All About Women 2015

Germaine Greer & John Bell: Women in Shakespeare, All About Women 2015

Shakespeare’s women pack a dramatic punch, from cross dressing girls to bloodthirsty villains, and everything in between. Two Australian icons take the stage to discuss what 21st-century audiences want from 16th-century heroines. I'm thrilled to introduce Germaine Greer and John Bell for this session to talk about women in Shakespeare and what 21st century audiences want from them and there really couldn't be two more qualified people Germaine Greer is… Read Article →

Why Pronouns Matter For Trans People

Why Pronouns Matter For Trans People

A person’s gender is always valid. Even if you don’t understand. Check out more awesome BuzzFeedYellow videos! MUSIC Ooze Licensed via Warner Chappell Production Music Inc. FEATURING Buck Angel Kate Bornstein Ian Harvie Kat Blaque SPECIAL THANKS TO: Kate Loree GET MORE BUZZFEED: www.buzzfeed.com www.buzzfeed.com/video www.buzzfeed.com/videoteam www.youtube.com/buzzfeedvideo www.youtube.com/buzzfeedyellow www.youtube.com/buzzfeedblue www.youtube.com/buzzfeedviolet www.youtube.com/buzzfeed BUZZFEED YELLOW Tasty short, fun, inspiring, funny, interesting videos from BuzzFeed. From hilarious social segments to amazing how-to’s and… Read Article →

Are gender roles a marker of true equality? | FACTUAL FEMINIST

Are gender roles a marker of true equality? | FACTUAL FEMINIST

Men and women, taken as groups, are different in important respects. The differences appear to be based on some combination of biological and cultural forces. But is gender role differentiation a sign of well-being and freedom? Christina Hoff Sommers explains how prosperity and equality may bring greater opportunities for self-actualization. Watch more of the Factual Feminist Subscribe to AEI’s YouTube Channel Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter For… Read Article →

Brawny Paper Towels Gets WOKE With A Touch Of Feminism

Brawny Paper Towels Gets WOKE With A Touch Of Feminism

DO NOT Wait, Be Ready For Anything at SUB TO BACKUP CHANNEL HERE: Sub to main Youtube Channel here: Get on our Email list! Jim Hoft from The Gateway Pundit reports, Brawny Paper Towels is the latest company to get woke and push the power of women in flannel shirts. Out — are the burly men in pine forests. In — butch sullen women in flannel shirts. See the report… Read Article →

Gender in 19th Century Britain

Gender in 19th Century Britain

Kathryn Hughes explores the role of women in middle class Victorian society. Highlighting the conflicted and restrained behaviour expected of women between being learned but not too intelligent, beautiful but not sexual, Kathryn reveals the expectations on 19th-century women. She also explains how women such as Florence Nightingale and Elizabeth Barrett-Browning managed to challenge those expectations. Explore more films, together with thousands of Victorian and Romantic literary treasures, at the… Read Article →

Why I'm done trying to be "man enough" | Justin Baldoni

Why I'm done trying to be "man enough" | Justin Baldoni

Justin Baldoni wants to start a dialogue with men about redefining masculinity — to figure out ways to be not just good men but good humans. In a warm, personal talk, he shares his effort to reconcile who he is with who the world tells him a man should be. And he has a challenge for men: “See if you can use the same qualities that you feel make you… Read Article →

Daisy Johnson on Fen | Short stories, creative writing, landscape and gender

Daisy Johnson on Fen | Short stories, creative writing, landscape and gender

We sit down with Daisy Johnson, the debut author behind the incredible short story collection ‘Fen’ — a tapestry of tales set across the landscape of The Fens in the east of England, in which known reality collides with the magical and the visceral. A true writer’s writer, Johnson talks about the form of short stories and language — and the language of gender — as well as her experience… Read Article →

We should all be feminists | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie | TEDxEuston

We should all be feminists | Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie | TEDxEuston

Never miss a talk! SUBSCRIBE to the TEDx channel: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie a renowned Nigerian novelist was born in Nigeria in 1977. She grew up in the university town of Nsukka, Enugu State where she attended primary and secondary schools, and briefly studied Medicine and Pharmacy. She then moved to the United States to attend college, graduating summa cum laude from Eastern Connecticut State University with a major in Communication… Read Article →