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...o get on the bosses “good side” We interpreted that as “flirting” or even “dating” the boss. The thought made me sick. The young men hired didn’t have to deal with this. Most were promoted to waiter within months. I worked really hard and without conforming wasn’t promoted for a year. I have experienced many similar situations within my career and can only hope that it changes. This type of inequality is felt by most women and even people of lower class and people of color. The lower and working class are not afforded the same educational opportunities that the middle and upper class receive. There is inequality in our justice system towards people of color as well as marriage inequality. But we work hard not to admit it and place blame on those who are experiencing it. Because to admit it, we would have to admit we aren’t living up to our true American ideology.
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