The many disturbing double standards that men and women still face today cannot be ignored. Although the world has made remarkable progress on gender equality, there are still many examples of things that are considered good for men but are not acceptable when women do them, and vice versa.

And when Twitter users were asked to report a double standard that makes them feel uncomfortable, it’s no surprise that they delivered.

We believe that you should not ignore these double standards in the name of “keeping the peace.” And we surf the Twittersphere to find the most vivid examples of such patterns.

We have also prepared an additional feature for you at the end of the article, so don’t forget to check it out.


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Bonus: Will Smith Embraces His Bulging Belly To Stay True To Himself.

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What things in today’s world do you consider to be double standards?

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