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Captain Janine Garner on her second deployment in 2007 refueling the Al Asad air base in Iraq Maj. Janine Garner hide caption

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Female Marines Tackle What They Call A Corps' 'Culture of Sexism'

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Men (especially white men) have remained enthusiastic about Donald Trump this election, and the gap between their preferences and women's could be the largest it has been since at least the 1950s. Andrew Lichtenstein/Corbis via Getty Images hide caption

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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump walk off stage Wednesday after the third and final presidential debate at the University of Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nev. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Sexism Is Out In The Open In The 2016 Campaign. That May Have Been Inevitable

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Words classified according to their gender, as the word embedding sees it. Words below the line are words that (generally) should be gendered, while words above the line are problematic if gendered. Adam Kalai hide caption

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Both President Dilma Rousseff and former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, shown here during his swearing-in ceremony as the chief of staff March 17, have been caught up in the wiretap firestorm. Eraldo Peres/AP hide caption

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In Brazilian Officials' Taped Conversations, Women Hear Rampant Sexism

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This Nov. 19 screenshot shows the cover photo of an unofficial Marine group on Facebook called Just the Tip, of the Spear. The group and those like it have been accused of promoting sexism and of acting as a forum for hate speech. Just the Tip, of the Spear - 21/Facebook hide caption

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Caroline De Haas, 34, launched Macholand.fr after a company responded dismissively to her complaint against its sexist advertising. Courtesy of EGAE hide caption

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Egality N'est Pas La Réalité: French Women Wage Online War On Sexism

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Watch out, Congress: Girl Up activists came to the nation's capital in June to lobby for issues affecting girls in the developing world. From left, Alexandra Leone (New Hope, Pa.), Grace Peters (Flemington, N.J.), Aklesiya Dejene (Chicago), Isabella Gonzalez and Erika Hiple (Stockton, N.J.) Ryan Kellman /NPR hide caption

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The human Y chromosome (left) holds the code for "maleness"; that's the X on the right. Andrew Syred/Science Source hide caption

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With Men's Y Chromosome, Size Really May Not Matter

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