Gender Bias

The artifact contains gender bias or misogyny.

Gender bias is the act of discriminating against a person or group of people based on their sex or gender. Gender bias typically manifests as discriminatory behavior towards women, but any person can be the initiator or the victim of gender bias.


The Gender Bias flag is intended to identify situations where the subject journalist or content creator engages in serious, non-ironic, non-comedic gender bias, to include chauvinism, misogyny, misandry, and transphobia as well as gendered rhetoric, tropes, imagery, memes, or other artifacts.