What’s Current: Bauer Media will discontinue publication of British ‘lads’ mag,’ Zoo Weekly

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Bauer Media announced that it will discontinue publication of the sexist men’s magazine, Zoo Weekly. The magazine featured objectified images of women and misogynistic rhetoric, including tips on how men can date rape women with alcohol and predatory techniques. Thanks to pressure from feminist group, Collective Shout, major retailers stopped carrying Zoo Weekly, thus financially strangling it out of existence. Brava, women!

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Stats U.S. where women are most likely to be killed by men

Mother and daughter having dinner are mistaken for lesbian couple and attacked.

Sexist real estate agency ad promotes its douche-bro agency by putting down working moms.

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Men get so miffed when women in bars have these pesky things called boundaries. If you stand up for them, you might even get called a witch!

Susan Cox

Susan Cox is a feminist writer and academic living in the United States. She teaches in Philosophy.