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"Sexualizing any profession that's mostly women may feel harmless, but it's creating a caricature."

‘Sexy nurse’ costumes demean one of the most in-demand professions in American life — and they’re a bestseller on Amazon right...

Healthcare workers say sexualized depictions of nurses perpetuate stereotypes of their job, and that it may increase harassment.
Niki and Gabi and friends dressed up as famous celebrities for a challenge.

A YouTuber duo apologized for their ‘ignorant’ and ‘stereotypical’ idea of having a man dress up as black female singer Norman...

Niki and Gabi DeMartino enlisted a male friend to dress up as Normani for a lookalike video, but people criticized the decision as problematic.
A photograph created by Michelle Elman and Linda Blacker.

These plus-size Asian women posed in ball gowns for a breathtaking viral photo shoot to make a statement about representation

Author Michelle Elman told INSIDER she created the images with photographer Linda Blacker to "show the fashion industry what they're missing."

The Bachelor goes to Singapore and smacks local cuisine in the face in ‘especially disrespectful’ episode

Leech therapy, a "market" and contestants wondering if they're going to die from eating in Singapore.
Oracle executive chairman Larry Ellison.

It’s an ‘ugly fact of life’: Your hair can sabotage your success at work

Professional women are expected to wear their hair straight and smooth. But that expectation has a lot to do with stereotypes around gender and race. Fortunately, there's some evidence that these unspoken hairstyle rules are changing.
Americans have garnered plenty of negative stereotypes around the world.

I’ve been to 25 countries, and these are the 7 worst stereotypes I’ve heard about Americans

Americans have garnered several negative stereotypes around the world. They include beliefs that Americans are entitled and arrogant and that Americans are obsessed with their jobs.
The author in Banaue, Philippines.

I’ve traveled to 25 countries and everyone wanted to ask — or tell — me the same things about the US

People around the world often have many questions and misconceptions about the US. I've been to 25 countries, and these are the questions that come up time and time again.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar took to the pages of Cosmopolitan to speak out against stereotypes that are thrust upon athletes.

NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar wrote an op-ed slamming athlete stereotypes in wake of the Khloe Kardashian-Tristan Thompson scandal

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar took to the pages of Cosmopolitan to speak out against stereotypes that are thrust upon athletes.

After traveling to 24 countries, I found people all around the world have the same 5 mistaken ideas about Americans

If you're an American traveling abroad, you're going to hear a lot of stereotypes about the United States. Some of these stereotypes are way off-base.

You may be stereotyped if you use these words

A new study reveals words that are stereotypically associated with gender, age, political orientation, and more.