Tag Archives: feminism

Six Feminist Myths That Will Not Die

Six Feminist Myths That Will Not Die by Christina Hoff Sommers: The 23-cent gender pay gap is simply the difference between the average earnings of all men and women working full-time. It does not account for differences in occupations, positions, education, job tenure or hours worked per week. When such relevant factors are considered, the wage gap narrows to the point of vanishing.

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Sex Segregation in Sports

I don’t see this discussed often: sex segregation in sports is misogynistic. It is cissexist as well, but that’s a topic for another post. Judit Polg├ír is probably the most famous critic of sex segregation; she never competed for the Women’s World Chess Championship.

Ellie Gordon-Moershel makes a good case against sex segregation in sports in Canadian Dimension.