- Associate Professor, 1986-99; Assistant Professor, 1980-86, Clark University
- Visiting Lecturer, University of Pittsburgh, Semester at Sea, 1987-88
- Instructor, University of Massachusetts Boston, 1978-80
Today we need other qualities: empathy, social intuition, emotional intelligence. Here it appears that women excel. Some say men are just passe. Is this true?
If you are a criminal defendant, it is far better to be a woman than a man. For the same crime, and with a similar criminal history, men in the US are imprisoned much more frequently and for much longer sentences.
A major humanitarian group has just come out with a lesson plan for high school students on sexism in video games. It is full of propaganda, vilifies gaming and gamers, and is likely to discourage young women from playing.
Recent sexual assault-debates make it seem like a rape culture dominates college campuses around the country. However, is it possible that this is rather the effect of mob “justice” and an unjustified moral panic?
In this year’s Super Bowl, there were far fewer ads catering to the male gaze, and many promoting women’s causes. However, Sports Illustrated published its swimsuit issue just days after. Are gender scholars right to be offended.
Men and women are different in important respects. The differences appear to be based on a combination of biological and cultural forces.
The United States is not a rape culture, but it is a gender propaganda culture.
Journalists at NPR and the Center for Public Integrity are responsible for creating a moral panic over campus rape.
We don’t live in a rape culture, but we do inhabit a culture saturated with gender propaganda. Call it a Ms.Information culture. Nowhere is Ms.Information more rampant than in the area of sexual assault.
The recent Rolling Stone story about a gang rape at the University of Virginia has fallen apart. But why was it so easy for so many to believe it?