Men Are The Default, Women Are The Exception

How and why we ignore half of the world’s population

Akarsh Nalawade
Jan 11 · 7 min read
Photo by Lindsey LaMont on Unsplash

“When researchers in one study attempted to prompt participants to see a gender-neutral animal as female by using female pronouns, children, patents and carers still overwhelmingly referred to the animal as ‘he’. The study found that an animal must be ‘super-feminine’ before even close to half of the