This is excellent news for all of us who are interested in keeping the number of shrill feministas in our parliament to a minimum. I am posting it as a cross-party resource. I imagine it will be useful in internal selection conventions.
Long live the patriarchy.
More here.WASHINGTON — Calling a female candidate such sexist names as "ice queen" and "mean girl" significantly undercuts her political standing, a new study of voter attitudes finds, doing more harm than gender-neutral criticism based solely on her policy positions and actions.
Harder-edged attacks, such as referring to her as a prostitute, were equally damaging among voters, according to research commissioned by a non-partisan coalition of women's advocacy groups.