Why Women Still Can T Have It All Analysis

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Most people make decision according to the goal in life. Many of these goals tend to change as individuals move into different stage of their life (college, jobs, and family). When comes time to choose between individual professional goals and having a family, many individuals make the decision of sacrificing one over the other. Some others, do their best, and try to accomplish both. The challenges to accomplish everything that individual want, have change, nowadays, we have both side of our society gender (men and women), trying to reach it; “they can to have it all”. Each day women are closing the gap, and they are equally competing with men in many area, at the educational and professional level. This tendency is shaping our society, and…show more content…
However, in this process there are other things that come into place which tend to affect people at both side. On the one hand, many women find themselves trying to balance between having a career and having a family, and in many cases, women find themselves with the obligation of sacrificing their own personal goal (having a family or spending time with their love one) and happiness in order to prove that as men, women also can do it all. Women have been fighting to eliminate the gap and gender discrimination; although, they have make a great progress of closing or over-passing the gap in some educational and professional field, they are still a long way to go. On the other hand, This process has not been easy for men, not only the gap on gender is closing, but also men are founding themselves in a situation that did not exist 50 or 60 years ago, forcing to share the responsibility at home to the point that “men are being judged as fathers now in a way that I think they never have been before” (Dorment, 2015, p.
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