Archive for posts tagged with 'Sexism'

Naked women used as serving trays at Sydney party causes outrage

Brisbane Extra

Naked women used as serving trays at Sydney party causes outrage

Social media users and activists have slammed the venue for objectifying women. Sydney’s Circular Quay Cruise Bar has…

Julia Gillard reveals her biggest mistake

Brisbane Extra

Julia Gillard reveals her biggest mistake

Julia Gillard has spoken out about her biggest regret during her term as Australia’s first female Prime Minister.…

At 37, Maggie Gyllenhaal is too old for Hollywood

Brisbane Extra

At 37, Maggie Gyllenhaal is too old for Hollywood

The actress has spoken out about losing a movie role because she was deemed “too old’ to play a…

Melissa McCarthy

Brisbane Extra

Melissa McCarthy lashes out at Hollywood sexism

Actress Melissa McCarthy has had enough of Hollywood sexism, lashing out at a film critic for making hurtful comments…

Sexist washing instructions under fire

Brisbane Extra

Sexist washing instructions under fire

An Indonesian clothing company has apologised (kind of, not really) for printing sexist washing instructions on sports…

Hannah Davis

Video

How is the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition still a thing?

John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight asks the question nobody can answer — how is the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit…

Fairlife

Brisbane Extra

Coca-Cola slammed for ‘sexist’ ad campaign

Coca-Cola has been forced to distance itself from ads for its new milk drink that have been slammed as…

Gendered toys

Parenting

“Let boys be boys, let girls be girls,” says PM

A campaign to stop parents buying gender-specific toys for Christmas has been rejected by Prime Minister Tony Abbott. Th…

Bavarian Beer Cafe

Brisbane Extra

Bavarian Bier Cafe pulls controversial ad

The Bavarian Bier Cafe has reportedly withdrawn their controversial #BestRack campaign. The restaurant chain had been…

Bavarian Beer Cafe

Brisbane Extra

Does this ad offend you?

The Bavarian Bier Cafe has been slammed for treating women like meat in their latest advertisement, and for attempting t…