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Society – not biology – allocates more ’emotional labour’ to women.

http://ofmeansandends.com/2015/11/12/emotional-labor/

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“God help us if the best we can say about the sex we have is that it was consensual.” – Maya Dusenbery

Rebecca Traister discusses a gender imbalance in sexual experiences beyond just issues of consent, but pertaining to issues of quality and pleasure.

http://nymag.com/thecut/2015/10/why-consensual-sex-can-still-be-bad.html

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Joe Fessler shares a harrowing example of the medical establishment disbelieving female suffering.

(Bear in mind: this piece contains an account of severe human suffering.)

The author refers to some fascinating research suggesting that the medical community harbours some dangerous biases against female suffering and pain, with some disastrous consequences for female patients.

http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2015/10/emergency-room-wait-times-sexism/410515/

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The awkward moment when standing for equality is at odds with national security and economy РWallstr̦m edition.

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/margot-wallstrm-can-swedens-feminist-foreign-minister-be-both-radical-and-influential–and-make-the-country-a-moral-great-power-10112015.html

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