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What is Privilege?

I found Sheila Jeffrey’s article, Keeping Women Down and Out, disturbing for it’s content and knowing the truth in it. I was an employee at Morgan Stanley for nearly 14 years. I saw firsthand how strippers enter the workplace and … Continue reading

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Women’s changing professional attire

http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/the-colorful-evolution-of-newswomens-attire/2012/11/26/361e914e-2eb4-11e2-beb2-4b4cf5087636_story.html This article focuses on how women in broadcasting have seen a change in the acceptable wardrobe standards.  A few years ago, short hair and two piece suits were mandatory.  The article describes how women “bundled up their breasts to … Continue reading

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What is oppression?

As a woman going into the work world in a business related field, the practices described in Jeffreys’ “Keeping Women Down and Out” about male business outings concerns me.  Although I doubt that frequent strip club outings will be a … Continue reading

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