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Gender Issues

We have 162 blogposts about Gender Related Issues.
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  • The Desirable Man - A Short animated film for Breakthrough India

    What makes a man desirable?

    By on 16 October 2015

    This 2-minute animated film is made for Breakthrough India, a project what, as they say on their website “working to make violence and discrimination against women and girls unacceptable”. A main part in their work is education about gender roles....

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  • Make love not scars another beauty vlogger

    Another beauty vlogger?

    By on 23 September 2015

    This, from Indian not-for-profit Make Love Not Scars, is a beauty video with a difference – a powerful campaigning tool that points out that it’s just as easy to buy lipstick to make yourself prettier, as it is to...

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  • Queer Lisboa 19: Obscene to some. Beautiful to us.

    Obscene to some. Beautiful to us.

    By on 7 September 2015

    This spot is from Queer Lisboa, the Portuguese Film Festival dedicated exclusively to screening gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and transsexual themed films, a genre known as Queer Cinema. The spot is a surprise every year. Controversial and still fun. This...

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  • The erasure of LGBT youth

    By on 25 August 2015

    Well, “LG” anyway: These posters, for Czech LGBT support organization Sbarvouven, give a visual expression of how “in the closet” lesbian and gay youth feel themselves erased by having to pretend to be someone they’re not. Simple, but devastating. Agency: Oh,...

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  • These revenge porn ads seem a little too sexy

    By on 14 August 2015

    I use my iPhone to text daily, but it took me a minute to figure out that these women were split up by the familiar “talk bubbles.” Then I had to admit to myself that I was instinctively distracted...

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  • Gay Pride Canal Parade Pridestream

    Anyone can join Amsterdam Gay Pride in a live full 360° view

    By on 31 July 2015

    While participating in a Gay Pride at most parts of the world is a dangerous thing to do, the Amsterdam Canal Parade is embraced by many Dutch brands. What started as a march about sexual diversity has become a major commercial...

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  • These people come out as anti-equal-marriage, for some reason

    By on 30 June 2015

    Last week’s ruling by the Supreme Court of the United States, legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 states, has provoked a lot of negative reaction by Americans who oppose such unions on religious grounds. The cliché reaction is to claim that...

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  • #BirthControlHelpedMe takes reproductive choice to Twitter and beyond

    By on 23 June 2015

    In the five-and-a-half decades since the hormonal birth control pill put women’s reproductive choices in their own hands, there has been an unstoppable march towards sexual equality. At least, that’s how some of us see it. In the United...

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  • Anti-FGM campaign looks brutally familiar

    By on 22 May 2015

      The first thought that crossed my mind, when people started asking me about this new anti-FGM (Female Genital Mutilation) campaign by Ogilvy, UK, was “didn’t Amnesty do it first”?   Yes, they did. This iconic image, by Volontaire (Stockholm, Sweden)...

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  • Bar coaster showing woman's face.

    Will these “edgy” coaster ads just re-brutalize women? (TW: #VAW)

    By on 14 May 2015

    People are talking about this new campaign by Ogilvy & Mather, Tokyo, for the Yaocho bar chain in Japan. But there’s another conversation we need to have about campaigns that address violence. It has become common practice to shock viewers with...

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