Oppressionmany In Society

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The society in which we live in has taught us that men should have a certain role in society. The worldly view of a man’s role is that he should provide financially for his family, upholding strength and honor by being the provider and protecter of the home. That men should be strong and independent, show no emotions and provide heroism. I know that men face many types of oppressionmany issues due to how our Western/American society works. Male rape, child custody, likelihood of being accused as pedophiles, sometimes getting the short end of the stick of programs designed for women like The women 's resource center are all examples of the exploitation, oppression and alienation that men face.

The cultural patriarchy that oppresses women also
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