This article not only pertains to modern sexism, like that of such in the workplace, but also of the discrimination that still happens with race and to those of different gender identities (Cortina, 2008 pg.55). Now, my interest is mostly aimed at modern sexism in the work place, but the factors of other discrimination ties in together with modern sexism throughout the text and vice versa, giving a widened view of the problems such subtle discriminations in today. Many would like to believe that discrimination is that of almost dead. It is important for the realization that subtle discrimination is as common, as the blunt cruel sexis...
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...me. Yet, now that I had a child, seniority didn’t matter. I rarely worked the days I said able to, and worked every seldom day I had stated unable to. Those of my coworkers, being male possibly a factor, received all days stated unable to work and all days stated able to work; rarely not, only being due to a holiday and he business in need of workers. I spent a year running a crazy schedule and trying to be a mother. I assumed if I didn’t want to work in such of a manner, I shouldn’t have had my daughter, or I shouldn’t be trying to work. Not until the frustrations of my significant were expressed to me, about my situation at work, did I fully realize that I was not being too feminist on this subject, modern sexism is real in the work place. My family and I should certainly not be an inconveniences in the work place, for no specified direct and implicating reason(s).
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