When it comes to treating people equally, we still have a long way to go.
Whether you’re talking about race, gender, sexual orientation, or something else entirely, our society is plagued by pervasive double standards that we can’t seem to shake. That’s why people took to Twitter and used #NowThatsADoubleStandard to talk about the unjust assumptions and actions we face when confronted with double standards.
Here are 15 of the most liked and retweeted posts from that hashtag.
#NowThatsADoubleStandard Viagra is covered by insurance, but birth control isn’t.
— Lilly Paloma (@LillyPaloma1980) December 9, 2017
Guys have sex with multiple girls, he's the man. Girls have sex with more than one guy, she's a slut. #NowThatsADoubleStandard
— Rishabh Sharma (@im_srishabh21) December 9, 2017
— Wiley Coyote (@Fadedessence) December 9, 2017