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Mum takes more responsibility for the children, even in gender equal couples
The social and moral responsibility for the children lies primarily with the mother, particularly at celebrations and festive seasons, according to Kristine Warhuus Smeby.
31.10.2017
The male fight for gender equality
Representatives from Nordic businesses and governments, and world-leading masculinity researchers meet in Copenhagen on Thursday to mobilise men to campaign for gender equality.
10.10.2017
Eternal witch-hunt for the fat body
“The fat body carries a secret that has to be revealed at all costs; it is a living symptom that something has ‘gone wrong’," says Camilla Bruun Eriksen. She has studied the representation of fat bodies in popular culture.
05.10.2017
"Gender inequality pervades all aspects of social and economic life" says new OECD report
According to the report, called "the Pursuit of Gender Equality. An Uphill Battle" published on the 4th of October 2017, gender inequality continues to affect countries "at all levels of development".
04.10.2017