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Singlism Follows Me Around, from the Supermarket to Back Home

“She has nothing.” Why is it OK to say that about single women with no kids?

Photo by Tara Clark on Unsplash

Preface: I wrote this three years ago, right after it happened. These examples — especially the first one — still stick in my mind. And, sadly, these microaggressions of single life are still continuing and are still going

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Bella DePaulo

Bella DePaulo

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“America’s foremost thinker and writer on the single experience,” according to the Atlantic. Author of “Singled Out.” Harvard PhD www.belladepaulo.com