Society

Why are piano keys, smartphones, and car seat belts designed for men by default? Why do women have more side effects? Why does the media report largely on men? What is mom-shaming? Why are 82% of biographies on Wikipedia male?

society / elleXX /

Protests in Iran: «This regime is a murderous, corrupted one and we clearly want it to go»

In Switzerland, activist Maryam Banihashemi is the face of the protests for a free Iran. In her essay, she writes what she would like to see from the Swiss people.

society / elleXX /
society / Céline Meier /

How far are you willing to go for a role, Carlos Leal?

We ask men what usually only women are asked. We want to start a dialogue about stereotypes, make people think and smile, but also expose toxicity. We want to address men on the platform and make them our ambassadors.

society / Céline Meier /
society / Luise Ammerschuber /

4 Ways to Create a Strong Ecosystem for Female Founders

Entrepreneur Luise Ammerschuber shares her personal experience and advice for female founders in Switzerland.

society / Luise Ammerschuber /
society / Agota Lavoyer /

What's more erotic than a yes?

Our columnist Agota Lavoyer explains that in order to criminalize all non-consensual sexual acts the law must say that only "yes means yes". It's the safe - and erotic - way forward to protect women.

society , / Agota Lavoyer /
society / Nadine Jürgensen /

Leandra Bias: "In Putin's patriarchal worldview, subordinates must follow: from women to Ukraine"

The expert on gender-specific peacebuilding discusses the need for a feminist security policy, emphasizes how the war uses men's bodies, speaks optimistically about the future of Ukraine, and advises what we can all do now.

society / Nadine Jürgensen /
society / Larisa Topalo /

Fearless female journalists covering the war in Ukraine

Get to know and follow the stories of women reporting live from the frontlines.

society / Larisa Topalo /
society / Agota Lavoyer /

"Should women wear a bra at work?"

Most women think they know how to react to sexist slogans and assaults. According to our columnist Agota Lavoyer, this is an illusion. Most women react differently than expected - with fatal consequences.

society / Agota Lavoyer /
culture / Tanya König /

Blerta Basholli's award-winning film "Hive" tells a powerful story of a woman's determination

The Swiss co-production “Hive” by the Kosovar-Albanian director Blerta Basholli has made waves. It is the first film in history to win the three main prizes at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival.

culture , society / Tanya König /
society / Patrizia Laeri /

Ruedi Noser, how did you manage to get elected despite being a man?

We ask men what otherwise only women are asked. In doing so, we want to initiate a dialog about stereotypes, make people think and smile, but also expose toxicity.

society / Patrizia Laeri /
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