The infuriating thing is that I think there might be. We could write articles acknowledging that certain conversations can exacerbate crippling guilt and self-loathing, particularly for people with anxiety, depression, or other mental illnesses that make them fixate on their own perceived worthlessness. We could really, truly, not-just-lip-service integrate concern for those people into our activism. We could acknowledge how common this experience is and have resources to help people. We could stop misidentifying anguish as entitlement, and stop acting like anguish that does have entitlement at its root is deserved or desirable or hilarious.
(Wage Gap, 2010) “The wage gap between women and men cuts across a wide spectrum of occupations. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that in 2007 female financial advisors earned 53. % of the median weekly wages of male financial advisors, and women in sales occupations earned Just 64. 8% of men’s wages in equivalent positions”. Throughout the years females have been discussing salary differences. Women complain of having fewer opportunities to prove their knowledge, or experiences compare to opportunities granted to men. According to the U. S Department of Education, over the past two decades, women have made substantial educational progress. The large gaps between the educational levels of women and men that were evident in the early 1970s have essentially disappeared for the younger generation.