The Male Privilege Checklist

The Male Privilege Checklist

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Unformatted text preview: tioned depending on what time of the month it is. 34. I will never be expected to change my name upon marriage or questioned if I don’t change my name. 35. The decision to hire me will not be based on assumptions about whether or not I might choose to have a family sometime soon. 36. Every major religion in the world is led primarily by people of my own sex. Even God, in most major religions, is pictured as male. amptoons.com/blog /the- male- pr ivileg e- checklist/ 4/21 12/8/13 The M ale Pr ivileg e Checklist | Alas, a Blog 37. Most major religions argue that I should be the head of my household, while my wife and children should be subservient to me. 38. If I have a wife or live- in girlfriend, chances are we’ll divide up household chores so that she does most of the labor, and in particular the most repetitive and unrewarding tasks. (More). 39. If I have children with my girlfriend or wife, I can expect her to do most of the basic childcare such as changing diapers and feeding. 40. If I have children with my wife or girlfriend, and it turns out that one of us needs to make career sacrifices to raise the kids...
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