"male privilege" was one of my pet peeves. = why more men post on a women's forum then women!
And give advice when it's not needed...........
Tell you if you did good or bad because you "need" his approval.
Tell you to get his coffee, dinner, and wash his underwear.....
Takes the wheel.. makes her struggle with 40+ lb anchors, tying lines making everything "ready" for docking while he screams orders that no one can understand but him and looks to see who's impressed,
with the guys; he's thee most interesting man in the world" because that's what boys have to do in the company of others for them to be men?
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I used to be angry.. then I discovered I was feminist and I had a way and means to vent my anger. Now I'm still feminist, just not angry. I open doors for old men and cute guys. they do the same for me.
it's OK... I don't put my agenda on them - they wouldn't get it anyway, because I don't "look" like a feminist.. (what do they look like anyway?)
I'm all done with marches, demonstrations and speaking at rallies and equality events. I still believe! I just passed the soapbox over the the younger people.
It's affirming see men marching with women in recent years. Women's rights have evolved and thankfully much of the militancy has subsided... Men have learned to buy and wash underwear and make dinner and still be Daddy's, husbands and lovers with out feeling emasculated.