What if curiosity in women was applauded rather than punished?
There is a systemic creation of norms where women’s sense of worth and beauty is dependent on other people.
She slowly crouched while pressing her back against the wall. Her legs were no longer able to support her weight, but instead, they trembled. She rubbed her hands down her hips, trying to wipe off the dripping sweat and simultaneously offering more balance as she felt lightheaded. Her tears felt acidic as they burned through…
Through education, we have subconsciously built upon the ‘battle of the sexes’ developing it to a real gendered rivalry