3 articles Tag Male as default

The trouble with ‘chick lit’

The trouble with ‘chick lit’

The term is dismissive, it’s other-ing, and it’s time we stop using it.

Continue reading →

A Sign (of the Times)

A Sign (of the Times)

An astute SCREAMING IN ALL CAPS reader sent in this picture, snapped recently in a downtown Winnipeg back alley. It’s a sign warning passers-by of some window-washing activity that was happening on an office building.

Continue reading →

A woman on a crossing light? OMG let’s all freak out about it

A woman on a crossing light? OMG let’s all freak out about it

A Don’t Walk/Walk traffic light which has human shape instead of a stick-figure is challenging gender norms and getting people’s knickers in a twist.

Continue reading →