It’s also misogynistic policing.
Lauren Ober
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The problem I have with this is that it seems like every time people talk about gender issues that men face, some people always try to say it stems from discrimination against women. It is frustrating that whenever male gender issues are talked about, some people want the attention to be on women. Not every gender issue has to be about women, though. Men can face issues independent of the issues women face. For example, in this case, it isn’t that necessarily that being emotional and feminine is seen as less than masculinity, but rather that men are required by society to fit into stricter norms of behavior than women. Girls can be a “princess” or a “tom boy”, but boys are limited by society to being more stoic.

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