Female Stereotypes

These Girls Show Us Why 'Like A Girl' Is The Best Compliment You Can Give

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 03.05.2015 | Canada Living

It's not too often that people look forward to a commercial from a menstrual product company. But starting with the launch of its "Like A Girl" campai...

U Of T Business Prof Totally Insults Woman And "Legally Blonde" In One Go

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 12.09.2014 | Canada Living

If you're a business prof and want to use the plot of a Hollywood movie as your fictional example in an assignment, you might want to make sure it's n...

#ReasonsIFailAtBeingAGirl Tells Us Exactly What Women Think Of Their Stereotypes

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.22.2012 | Canada Living

Now what, if anything, would you start listing if someone asked you why you were not an average woman? Today on Twitter, #ReasonsIFailAtBeingAGirl...

Are Women to Blame for Perpetuating Female Stereotypes?

Miranda Frum | Posted 05.16.2012 | Canada
Miranda Frum

Perhaps it's because we feel envy or threatened by women who are different from ourselves. Thus we create ridiculous, arbitrary rules of needing to be one thing or another: You can't be beautiful AND smart. You can't be nerdy AND socially adept. You can't be powerful AND a flirt.