UN Women ad uses real Google searches to show scope of sexism

Here’s a simple and powerful campaign idea from UN Women using real suggested search terms from Google’s autocomplete feature. Campaign creator Christopher Hunt, head of art for Ogilvy & Mather Dubai, offers this summary: “This campaign uses the world’s most popular search engine (Google) to show how gender inequality is a worldwide problem. The adverts…

Cliteracy

Sophia Wallace is a visual artist working on a project called Cliteracy. Her project “deals with a paradox which is that everywhere we go we see sexualized images of women’s bodies … we’ve only learned about the anatomy of the clitoris in last 15 years and there’s crisis where women are not actually having pleasure,…

More than half of female doctors in Australia have been sexually harassed by patients: survey

A survey of Australia’s female GPs has found more than half have been sexually harassed by a patient. The survey involved 180 doctors, and most said the experience of being sexually harassed had made them change their consulting style. The researchers from Monash and Melbourne Universities say their findings point to a need for more…