What You Could Say #2
What would you say if someone told you to act 'ladylike'? On Day 12 of the 16 Days of Activism we continue our series on how you could respond to people saying things that reinforce rigid gender roles.
Again, it's important to remember to always leave room for empathy. Many people who say these things say them not because they are trying to be controversial or offensive, but because they are really trying to understand how all this stuff works! That's why it's important we have open conversations in a safe and comfortable way.