Essay About Gender Inequality

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Gender Inequality I am Christabel Yii, currently taking Bachelor of Dental Surgery in AIMST University. Before I explain deep into the topic gender inequality, I would like to share a family matter of my friend. Henry Lee, who comes from Bintulu, Sarawak, is now doing Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery course in AIMST University. In a chance, we become good friend and willing to share the problems we faced in our life. Recently, he is bothered with his family matter. He has a younger sister, and she is now 17 years old, which is going to sit for SPM examination in a few months later. Her ambition is to become a good doctor, as same her brother. She told her parents that she wants to follow the study path as her brother. However, her parents do…show more content…
What is gender inequality? Gender inequality is social process by which people are treated differently and disadvantageously, under similar circumstances, on the basis of gender. It is commonly that we will first think about gender inequality from the girl’s aspect. As what Emma Watson had spoken in the UM goodwill of ambassador, fighting for women’s rights has too often become synonymous with man-hating. Therefore, we should be handling this issue with much attention and carefully. For the record, feminism is defined as the belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities. It is the theory of political, economic and social equality of the sexes. My life is a sheer privilege because my parents did not love me less because I was born a daughter. My school did not limit me because I was a girl. My mentors did not assume that I would go less far because I might give birth to a child one day. I am grateful for the same rights I had even I am a girl. On the other hand, not all the women have received the same rights as I
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