Book tip #1: Feminist Fight Club: An Office Survival Manual (for a Sexist Workplace)
by Jessica Bennett, HarperCollins, 2016
What it’s aboutFunny, irreverent, and honest, this guide offers practical advice on tackling the subtle, insidious sexism in today’s workplace. What makes Fight Club different is that it doesn’t simply complain about male stereotypes but challenges women to take a closer look at their own deeply-entrenched behavior. Maybe we’re part of the problem?
What you learnIf you’re currently stuck in a sexist swamp, or you know someone who is–this book offers a way to make real changes that can help in everyday life as well as in the workplace.
About the authorJessica Bennett is an American journalist whose work focuses on sexuality, gender, and culture. She is the first-ever gender editor of The New York Times.