The Male Privilege Checklist

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Unformatted text preview: y day, week or year is going badly, I need not ask of each negative episode or situation whether or not it has sexist overtones. 20. I can turn on the television or glance at the front page of the newspaper and see people of my own sex widely represented. 21. If I’m careless with my financial affairs it won’t be attributed to my sex. 22. If I’m careless with my driving it won’t be attributed to my sex. 23. I can speak in public to a large group without putting my sex on trial. amptoons.com/blog /the- male- pr ivileg e- checklist/ 3/21 12/8/13 The M ale Pr ivileg e Checklist | Alas, a Blog 24. Even if I sleep with a lot of women, there is no chance that I will be seriously labeled a “slut,” nor is there any male counterpart to “slut- bashing.” (More). 25. I do not have to worry about the message my wardrobe sends about my sexual availability. (More). 26. My clothing is typically less expensive and better- constructed than women’s clothing for the same social status. While I have fewer options, my clothes will probably fit better than a woman’s without tailoring. (Mo...
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