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ALICE FRENCHRURIKA IMAHASHI and WATARU SUZUKI / Nikkei Asian Review
"Men do not know women's true feelings. But precisely because I do not understand [women's issues], it is even more important for me to listen to women's opinions and try to enact suitable policies."
World Hijab Day encourages people to spend a day donning hijabs in an effort to normalize them and upend false assumptions about the head covering. Since its start, not every Muslim has applauded the annual event, but it has quickly gained popularity, spreading to more than 150 countries.
Alissa Wilkinson / VOX
Men who pride themselves on being “good guys” believe that they deserve something (a woman, a job, a very particular type of respect) simply for existing; when they get even a whiff of the opposite, they snap into verbal and physical violence.
Brianna Mcilraith / stuff.co.nz
The societal expectation for women to wear makeup in the workplace could affect their professionalism, success and how they are perceived if they chose not to. Conventionally attractive women are also open to ‘pretty privilege’, where people who are deemed attractive based on societal beauty standards have an upper hand, and are afforded many more opportunities than regular people who society regard as ‘unattractive’.