Bending Gender: Breast-Feeding Dads, Chaplain Nuns

Gender equality

In a relativistic, anything-goes and anything-means-anything culture, the demand for gender equality is increasingly strident.First to clarify:  As a woman, I believe fiercely in gender equity.  That is, I believe that a woman who performs a job should receive the same wage as a man who performs the same job.  (This concept must be more clearly explained to the current occupant of the White House, who recently declared “Equal Pay Day” although the Obama Administration pays its male workers 13 … [Read more...]

Playboy Club Guilty of "Gender Discrimination"?

Poor Steve Frye.Mr. Frye paid $1,000 to be admitted to the “Leather Meets Lace” party at the Playboy Mansion, only to find—oh, I’m shocked!—that sexy ladies were admitted for free.That is just not fair, Mr. Frye thinks; it should not be only lecherous conventioneers who are subjected to entrance fees.  Such a policy, he alleges, contributes to “harmful, negative stereotypes.”  (Wait—Hasn’t he noticed that the whole Playboy culture fosters harmful, negative stereotypes?)And so he has filed s … [Read more...]