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It's my view that gender is culturally formed, but it's also a domain of ag

It's my view that gender is culturally formed, but it's also a domain of agency or freedom and that it is most important to resist the violence that is imposed by ideal gender norms, especially against those who are gender different, who are nonconforming
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

We need love, and to ensure love, we need to have full employment, and we n

We need love, and to ensure love, we need to have full employment, and we need social justice. We need gender equity. We need freedom from hunger. These are our most fundamental needs as social creatures.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

A gender-equal society would be one where the word 'gender' does not exist:

A gender-equal society would be one where the word 'gender' does not exist: where everyone can be themselves.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Feminism isn't about hating men. It's about challenging the absurd gender d

Feminism isn't about hating men. It's about challenging the absurd gender distinctions that boys and girls learn from childhood and carry into their adult lives.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Most critics of gender division are women, and they're worried about girls

Most critics of gender division are women, and they're worried about girls and the roles presented for them by gendered entertainments. They are quite right to be. Telling girls that the cars and the guns are beyond their domain of expertise, and that the
Posted 2 months ago

Creating whole departments of ethnic, gender, and other 'studies' was part

Creating whole departments of ethnic, gender, and other 'studies' was part of the price of academic peace. All too often, these 'studies' are about propaganda rather than serious education.
Posted 2 months ago

I love technology, and I don't think it's something that should divide alon

I love technology, and I don't think it's something that should divide along gender lines.
Posted 2 months ago

When the Nobel award came my way, it also gave me an opportunity to do some

When the Nobel award came my way, it also gave me an opportunity to do something immediate and practical about my old obsessions, including literacy, basic health care and gender equity, aimed specifically at India and Bangladesh.
Posted 2 months ago

One of the hardest questions I have been asked is 'How will you manage the

One of the hardest questions I have been asked is 'How will you manage the army if you are having menstrual cramps?' I have also been asked if I will have the courage to face criminals. My answer is that courage is not a matter of gender.
Posted 2 months ago

There are many things that matter much more than an editor's gender in shap

There are many things that matter much more than an editor's gender in shaping the direction of the leadership.
Posted 2 months ago

If there's specific resistance to women making movies, I just choose to ign

If there's specific resistance to women making movies, I just choose to ignore that as an obstacle for two reasons: I can't change my gender, and I refuse to stop making movies.
Posted 2 months ago

I'm not telling women to be like men. I'm telling us to evaluate what men a

I'm not telling women to be like men. I'm telling us to evaluate what men and women do in the workforce and at home without the gender bias.
Posted 2 months ago

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