Tag Archive for ‘gender’

The real naked bodies

In this video, Jennette Williams, winner of the 2008 CDS/Honickman First Book Prize in Photography, tells the story of making the photographs in her book “The Bathers,”. Jennette Williams: “The Bathers” from Center for Documentary Studies on Vimeo.

The Opposite of Crush

Once, in my Introductory Sociology course, I gave a lecture about social oppression. It was fairly abstract. I didn’t talk about any specific kind of social oppression, like gender oppression or racial oppression or sexual oppression. I just talked about… Read More ›

ONS: Gender Pay Gap Narrows

This article by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), published in December 2010, claims that the full-time gender pay gap in the UK (for median hourly earnings, excluding overtime) has narrowed by two percentage points between 2009 and 2010. However,… Read More ›