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Sexism In Civil Rights Essay

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Civil Rights (Sexism Against Men) Sexism is a struggle for women in today’s society but let alone men as well for being held as sexist stereotypes. Many men believe in gender inequality while there still may be a portion of men that have an different approach to gender inequality. This brings upon an argument between the genders. Men are accused of this inequality of sexism but also have ways of diminishing this problem sooner or later. Sexism is the belief that one sex (usually the male) is naturally superior to the other. Sexism is both discrimination based on gender and the attitudes, stereotypes, and the cultural elements that promotes this discrimination(Tekanji). In the old testament of Genesis, God created the woman as a “helper” for the men. In fact, God created both men and women in his own image and made them equal custodians of all his creations. Throughout time men have formed a way of discrimination against women setting the start of sexism. With so many female leaders today than ever in politics, and business many people question if sexism is still an issue in today’s society rather than how it may have been in the past. In early history sexism had been a huge topic or problem to many…show more content…
Now the question may be “ Are men being held to sexist stereotypes?” . Some men have their reasonings to think woman now a days have the same opportunities has them , and sexism shouldn't be an issue. A majority of men believe that the obstacles that stood in the way of women “getting ahead” in society are “largely gone”(Pew Research Center). Men are expected to occupy the most dangerous and lowest paying jobs The pressure on women to “hold down a man” is synonymous with the pressure on men to “hold down a job”. It is said that Men are being discriminated in education, the law,society, losing
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