Apparently College Republicans think women are dumb

Watch this ad put out by the College Republican National Committee on behalf of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker.

Now I’m not sure which brain surgeon at the College Republican National Committee thought that an ad talking down to women by comparing their decision on who to vote for to their decision on which wedding […]

Republican Rep. Todd Rokita to CNN anchor: “‘You’re Beautiful But…”

Watch as Republican Rep. Todd Rokita “mansplains” the Republican shutdown of the federal government to CNN’s Carol Costello.

Keep it classy, Republicans…..keep it classy!

Careful Kevin Binversie…your sexism is showing!

Apparently “Comic Book” Kevin Binversie thinks referring to women as “bitches” is A-Okay!

I wonder what the folks at the Franklin Center think of Binversie referring to a woman as a “bitch.”

Illinois GOP official calls African-American GOP candidate a “street walker” whose pimps are party leaders

Stay classy, Illinois Republicans!

A county Republican Party chairman in central Illinois called a black female congressional candidate the “love child” of the Democratic party; a “street walker” whose “pimps” are party leaders; and suggested that after the election, she will be “working for some law firm that needs to meet their quota for minority […]

Watch a bunch of men on Fox News explain how bad it is to have female breadwinners (VIDEO)

Watch as a bunch of men talk on Fox News about how “concerning” and “troubling” it is that a recent study found that in 4 our of 10 American households a woman is now the primary breadwinner.

I don’t know what’s worse: Lou Dobbs characterizing news that four out of ten households have a […]

NRA allows national convention vendor to sell “ex-girlfriend” target

Yeah, those folks at the NRA are a classy bunch… In addition to making a mannequin target that looks like President Barack Obama, Zombie Industries sells a mannequin called simply “The Ex” — a large-breasted dummy that “bleeds” when shot.  

At the National Rifle Association convention in Houston over the weekend, Zombie Industries, the […]

Salary Comparison: Bo Black vs. Don Smiley With a Side of Sexism?

I distinctly remember any number of brouhahas over the salaries commanded by a very will respected and very successful Bo Black during her years running Summerfest…but while her successor, Don Smiley, who has allowed attendance to drop although overseeing major improvements in the festival grounds, has been paid three times Ms. Black’s salary, not so […]

The sexist spin on Hillary Clinton’s Senate testimony

I know I’m a couple of days behind on this, but Aviva Shen of ThinkProgress has a great post up highlighting the sexist coverage of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s testimony during a Senate committee hearing on the Benghazi terror attacks last week,

In fact, here’s the Thursday morning cover of the New York Post, […]

South Korea Elects a Woman President

South Korea elects their first woman president.

Meanwhile, fifty one percent of the population of the United States of America is female. After the November 2012 elections, we were nearly breaking our arms patting ourselves on the back for electing TWENTY women to the US Senate for the first time in history (there should […]

What’s the Deal with Progressives and Sexism?

Two of my favorite liberal women talked with me about my earlier post: What’s the Deal with Progressives and Agism?

I was so tuned into the issue of agism in progressive politics, partly because I am of the generation of Americans being dissed, that I may have overlooked another issue entirely.

But it was pointed […]