Tag: Sexism

Sexist Attack Gets GOP Leader's Twitter Account Suspended

By Chris Hoenig A former South Carolina Republican Party chairman’s Twitter account has been suspended after he launched into a sexist attack against a Texas gubernatorial candidate. Todd Kincannon used his personal account, @Todd_Kincannon, to send several vulgar messages about Wendy Davis, the candidate best known for her 11-hour filibuster…

What the #$@! Is Wrong With Sports

This article, which appears in the Summer 2013 edition of the DiversityInc magazine, is part of a DiversityInc series: “What the #$@! is Wrong With Sports” CLICK HERE for more of this special series. By Chris Hoenig Sports are a numbers game. Scores and statistics determine everything and are obsessed…

SLIDESHOW: Sports Cards of Trouble

While professional sports leagues and their star athletes have records that are envied by many, their scorecards when it comes to dealing with diversity and inclusion leave a lot to be desired. DiversityInc takes a closer look at some of the problem policies, athletes and issues with diversity in pro…

Macy’s Brand Loyalty Falls Sharply After Trump’s Gaffes

  Update: Donald Trump may have singlehandedly destroyed the “magic of Macy’s” right before the holiday shopping season. Widespread support for the @DumpDTrump petition caused Macy’s brand loyalty index among women to plummet 45 percent in just 10 days, according to the latest YouGov Brand Index. This time of year…