Sexism Against Men

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Sexism against men in school. Sexism against guys in our society is not taken seriously. Girls can get away with a lot more than guys can now a days. There are things that girls can do and it is acceptable in society that guys cant do. It is unfair to treat guys differently. The way we view sexism against men need to change. It needs to be stopped. Don’t get me wrong, we have come a long way since the eighteen hundreds. Women are able to vote, own property, get jobs, and so forth. I am all for women’s rights and women’s suffrage. Girl power is great. Women are taken seriously now and that’s great. The way we used to treat women was bad. It was a don’t ask don’t tell thing. Like if a man was cheating on his wife or beating his in the early nineteen hundreds people didn’t speak of it. The women was the mans property and he could do whatever he wanted. Now things have changed, laws have been made and enforced. Now its looked down upon to beat your wife and you will go to jail. Now there are all sorts of sexual harassment laws that are mostly enforced for the protection of women. In school the other day, there were some sophomore girls that made up a game. You got a certain amount of points for touching senior guys butts. I think it was forty or fifty points for grabbing or slapping their butt. Then you got twenty for “grazing” a guys butt. If sophomore guys played that game with senior girls, all of us would probably be expelled and charged with sexual harassment. Those girls didn’t get in trouble at all, because nobody cared that girls were grabbing guys butts. That is wrong. That is sexism against men. Its also a lose-lose situation for those guys butts who were grabbed. They were violated, but do you expect them to go to a teacher or Mr. Weber and telling them that a girl grabbed his butt? No. The reason that is a lose-lose situation is because they…...

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