Male Chauvinism


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Male Chauvinism

The belief that men are superior to women. Most societies deal (or have dealt) with male chauvinism in some form or other. In business, male chauvinism may express itself in bias toward hiring or promoting men. Laws exist in many jurisdictions to limit or eliminate male chauvinism in business.
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By virtually naming names in this way, Dargan shed new light upon the ways in which male chauvinism was posing a threat to the revolutionary movement of her day.
In the case of alleged male chauvinism in the Dalada Maligawa, the 'Island's editorial focus is not only limited but is narrow and lacks balance.
The site offers car maintenance and buying tips for women--"an answer to the strain of male chauvinism in the automotive world.
Many NGOs led by and focusing on "gender equality" and the "feminist perspective in politics" have flourished throughout India during the past few decades and continue to raise the consciousness of Indian women as well as men to the barbarous realities of male chauvinism.
The writer of the essay accepted the charges of Khodorkovsky's guilt, though he questioned whether such charges were politically motivated; he also introduced the issue of pride and male chauvinism in Khodorkovsky's refusal to bow to prison regulations, particularly in the image of a seamstress/ seamster/tailor threading clothes.
The march was organised by the platform in an effort to raise awareness about a number of key issues, he said: one, that a Cyprus solution was necessary "now", two, that the island's history books had to change and past conflicts had to be discussed openly and honestly, three, to honour the dead and the missing from the conflicts of 1963 and 1974, and four, to demand greater participation of women in the struggle for peace as male chauvinism was part of the problem.
Encouraged by Moholy-Nagy she joined the metal workshop, being the only woman there, and soon rose to prominence despite the male chauvinism of her colleagues, becoming acting director.
Moreover (and this is not male chauvinism asserting itself) the male physique, just as in sports, enables men to be quantitatively superior in sheer physical strength.
In contrast, the entry on the sixties era Puerto Rican nationalist group the Young Lords discusses the significance of the group as well as how influential women members Denise Oliver and Iris Morales increased women's political participation in the group, challenged the gender constructions they had grown up with, and transformed the group's agenda to include equality for women and an eradication of male chauvinism.
In the case of MEC, the complaint charges that the college's Male Development and Empowerment Center promoted "putrid and nonsensical racial rhetoric and male chauvinism.
Her hidden camera footage reveals a culture of male chauvinism, she said, in which colleagues fail to believe rape allegations, watch porn films on night shifts and make sexist comments.
But the often comic play raises the curtain on male chauvinism as Farley reappears as a prostitute, begs "Twopence.