Individual subscribers, click here to reset your password. If you access WWD. Click here to reset your password.
Serena Williams wore an all-black Nike bodysuit during the French Open in May, less than one year after suffering dangerous complications while giving birth to her daughter. One must respect the game and the place. Here, a brief look at others.
The prohibition of cross-dressing in Deuteronomy as a basis for the controversy among churches in Nigeria on female wearing of trousers. Solomon Olusola Ademiluka. Kogi State University, Anyigba.
CNN An online retailer learned this week that there's nothing sexy about oppressing women. We're now beyond satire. There's nothing like fighting the patriarchy by sexualising a show about misogyny and rape.
The belief that women and men are held to different standards of sexual conduct is pervasive in contemporary American society. According to the sexual double standard, boys and men are rewarded and praised for heterosexual sexual contacts, whereas girls and women are derogated and stigmatized for similar behaviors. Although widely held by the general public, research findings on the sexual double standard remain equivocal, with qualitative studies and early attitudinal surveys generally finding evidence of the double standard and more recent experimental vignette designs often failing to find similar results.
Skip to main content. Women's Exotic Apparel. Womens Seamless Hipster Panties 5-Pack.
Here we go again. American Apparel is embroiled in yet another controversy. This time, it's the Swedes that have taken issue with the brand's so-called "sexualization" of women.
When did leggings make the leap from garment to cultural lightning rod? For what are essentially stretchy footless tights in a seemingly endless array of patterns and colors, they have been an unexpected source of controversy. It was for their own as well as the greater good, she suggested, in part because leggings made it hard for men to control themselves. For two days students wore leggings in a show of group defiance, there was a leggingsdayND hashtag on Twitter, and assorted men and women posted pictures of themselves in solidarity with leggings wearers.
The authors do not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organisation that would benefit from this article, and have disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Republish our articles for free, online or in print, under Creative Commons licence. If a man offers to help a woman with her heavy suitcase or to parallel park her car, what should she make of the offer?