Sad as it is, there’s still a lot of sexism in our society despite the decades of work to try and overturn it. From women being objectified, the glass ceiling in business (which many people prefix with “proverbial”, personally I wouldn’t), the list goes on. It’s quite sad to be honest that this discrimination still takes place.
It’s not always females who are being given the short end of the straw, though. Men too can suffer from sexism. I will say before I get any further that women do suffer the massive brunt of it. The point of this article isn’t to cry persecution, “woe is me” or to trivialise sexism against women in any way shape or form. It most definitely is a horrible thing that still requires a LOT of work to rectify in our society. I simply aim to raise awareness that there is also sexism against men. Continue reading