Gender

Why is it Harder Being a Female in the Music Industry? Sexualisation, objectification, and “mansplaining” – An interview with artist and advocate iLana Armida.

A recent study has concluded that a staggering 81% of women say navigating the music industry is harder for them than it is for men. And it’s not just about them feeling they have to work twice as hard, either. In fact, the Be The Change: Women Making Music survey identified the main challenge for …

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The Feminisation of Men Is Not A Threat, So Why Are We Told It Is?

Being frightened of the feminisation of men is just as harmful as enforcing the ideal of ‘manly men’. As much as Owens shone a light on the prevalence of toxic masculinity in today’s culture, she also beamed a spotlight on the fact that the feminisation of men actually scares people. It threatens them. Or so …

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