The 'horrific' sexism blighting the beer world

The 'horrific' sexism blighting the beer world

Women in the beer industry say they are the victims of "horrific" sexism, including being groped at events, abused on social media and belittled in their jobs. They explain why they are fighting for change.
Pictures of scantily-clad women and risqué names have long been used as a ploy by savvy brewers to entice punters to buy their beer.
But times have changed, bringing with it a backlash against the likes of ales called Top Totty and Dizzy Blonde.
It's a row that has been brewing since at least 2012, when the former was removed from the bar at the House of Commons amid... read more

14 January 2018 in Regional, Views: 59
Source: BBC

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