Daily Post: Unequal Terms – Did you know today is Blog Action Day? Join bloggers from around the world and write a post about what inequality means to you. Have you ever encountered it in your daily life?
I grew up with inequality in the home. I did not know it at the time, but, the home in which I lived was fashioned after patriarchal principles. Males were the preferred offspring. Savings would be stashed away for the male offspring’s educations. I was told that I would be nothing more than a “factory-worker’s wife,” an education would be wasted on me.
This was my first, up-close and personal experience with inequality.