Never before have so many Norwegian young men used potency-boosting medicine, the numbers from the Prescription Register indicate, something that has been ascribed to both stronger and more demanding women and an absence of father figures.
As a much-needed reckoning happens in the workplace, look to college campuses for a note of caution.
Leah Fessler considers herself a feminist.
We should not sort athletes by what sex they are, but rather by their skill," Eileen McDonagh and Laura Pappano write in "Playing with the Boys: Why Separate Is Not Equal in Sports." At first glance, this book might seem one more example of gender equality gone wild, like coed bathrooms or pornography for women. Mixed-sex football? But give the authors a chance to make their argument and they begin to play with your head. Their book isn't well-written, and it's no fun to read, but start thinking about the issues they raise and you may never stop.
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When I zapped into the Olympics opening ceremony on Saturday, I had the doubtful pleasure to see the German sportspeople entering the stadium in ridiculously gendered jackets - pink for the girls, light blue for the boys. This renewed an admittedly rather old question in my mind: Should men and women be segregated in
Apart from mixed doubles tennis, there are virtually no sports in which men and women routinely compete as equals on the same playing field. Why do men and women choose same-sex competition over mixed sport?
Why would adolescents need to be concerned with infertility, one might wonder? The answer is that, since fertility is precarious, decreases with age, an...
New Book Is Useful Guide for Clearing up Misunderstandings
To other people, I was the embodiment of the empowered woman. But inside, I was gut-wrenchingly confused
Proposals to force all schools to teach a compulsory sex education curriculum from primary level up and to restrict the right of parents to opt-out their children are back on the parliamentary agenda
The loss of mystery in the late twentieth century coincides with the death of the child and the attack on the sacredness of life.
If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to make sure it is not infected with malware.
When feminists decry the objectification of women, most people immediately think of the images that saturate our magazines, movies, adverts and the Internet, of women in varying stages of undress, dol...
With the "next-generation condom" initiative, Bill Gates is acknowledging that the practical reasons people don't use condoms warrant honest conversation.
Romance may be lacking among college students these days, replaced with quick "hookups," a new book argues.
Father and Mother Really Do Know Best
Is letting someone lick Nutella off your nipples really so different from 'lie back and think of England'? Or are they just different ways of going through the motions?