# sexism - Today’s News
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# sexism - Monday 15 April, 2013
From The Score
The racing legend says women don’t have the ‘mental aptitude’ to win races.
# sexism - Wednesday 6 March, 2013
From drinking lavender lemonade to talking smack about Amy Poehler and Tina Fey.
In a survey, both male and female professionals said demanding family commitments was the reason for not taking up the opportunity.
# sexism - Thursday 24 January, 2013
Women smoke because they want a nicotine hit – not because they’re taken in by cute packaging or promises of weight loss, writes Nuala Walsh.
# sexism - Monday 14 January, 2013
A new #shoutingback project on social media reveals lots of decent men are horrified by public harassment of women – none of us, men or women, should put up with it.
# sexism - Tuesday 8 January, 2013
A popular Indian spiritual guru said the murderous gang-rape would not have happened if the victim “had chanted God’s name and fallen at the feet of the attackers”.
# sexism - Tuesday 30 October, 2012
French politicians’ image have been tarnished of late following a series of sexist gaffes and offensive comments.
# sexism - Tuesday 23 October, 2012
Tony Abbott apologised over remarks about the government being inexperienced when it comes to having babies, a veiled dig at childless prime minister Julia Gillard.
# sexism - Wednesday 10 October, 2012
The two urinals designed by female Dutch artist Meike van Schijndel, which resemble a woman’s lipsticked mouth, are to be removed after being labelled “an example of misogyny”.
# sexism - Tuesday 9 October, 2012
Gillard accused Abbott of hypocrisy and double-standards after he called for the removal of speaker Peter Slipper over lurid text messages.
# sexism - Sunday 12 August, 2012
From The Daily Edge
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# sexism - Tuesday 24 July, 2012
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France is debating new laws on sexual harassment – but they won’t come soon enough to stop wolf-whistling in parliament.
The parade of hopeless males on our screens isn’t just unfair – it’s patronising women, writes comedian Eleanor Tiernan.
# sexism - Thursday 14 June, 2012
A new survey suggests a “glass ceiling” may still hold women back in the workplace.
# sexism - Friday 9 March, 2012
To mark International Women’s Day, Bild gives its female staff the day off – and decides to scrap its front-page topless models, something it’s only ever done a few times before.
# sexism - Wednesday 7 March, 2012
Men’s retailer in hot water over trouser’s washing label instructing “Give it to your woman”.
Nine things you should know this morning, including: an Irish teenager remains in custody over alleged hacking, Government to publish progress report, and Mitt Romney secures a lead – just – in the US Republic presidential race.
# sexism - Saturday 21 January, 2012
Female politicians relate their personal experiences of running for office in a male-dominated political world at Dublin Castle conference.
# sexism - Monday 14 November, 2011
# sexism - Sunday 21 August, 2011
New data from the Central Statistics Office show that the gap between pay for men and women widened in 2009.
# sexism - Wednesday 29 June, 2011
As the Advertising Standards Authority of Ireland releases its latest report, we look at some of the ads that vexed viewers.
# sexism - Tuesday 21 June, 2011
Controversy surrounds a new ad featuring bikini-clad women which is due for broadcast this summer…
# sexism - Monday 20 June, 2011
The court votes 5-4 to block a billion-dollar lawsuit, because there are simply too many women looking to take part in it.
# sexism - Wednesday 15 June, 2011
A study in Germany and the US has found that polite behaviour is actually veiled sexism. Do you agree?
A transatlantic study in Germany and the US finds behaviour like carrying shopping bags is actually a veiled form of sexism.
# sexism - Monday 11 April, 2011
From The Score
Masters officials say it was an honest mistake, but journalist calls exclusion ‘wrong’.
# sexism - Tuesday 8 March, 2011
The online retailer sells out of the novelty notebook, masquerading as an expose on what men worry about – other than sex.
# sexism - Monday 31 January, 2011
Two of RTÉ Sport’s female presenters says they have experienced the same sexist behaviour that got Andy Gray sacked from Sky.
Nine things you need to know this morning, including: Micheál Martin set to name new front bench; Egyptian protests set to continue for seventh day; and the Geezer Bandit strikes again.
# sexism - Friday 28 January, 2011
Nine things you need to know by 9am: More health insurance hikes, more debates about debates, but no more fanmail for Hitler’s former bodyguard…
# sexism - Tuesday 25 January, 2011
The GPA lands a handy wedge from Croke Park in their historic new deal, Robbie Keane told where to go by Trap and more damaging footage of Andy Gray is released.
# sexism - Sunday 23 January, 2011
# sexism - Tuesday 11 January, 2011
Ex-Countryfile presenter Miriam O’Reilly has won an employment tribunal against the BBC on the grounds of ageism, following her dismissal when the programme was moved to a primetime slot.
# sexism - Friday 12 November, 2010
As PwC ‘Mad Men’ style scandal goes global, a second accountancy firm – KPMG – is hit by email furore.