When I ran these clips and a poster competition in my classes more than one girl said “when is man’s day?” I said: “it’s all the other days”.
I was at dinner with some friends quite a while ago and said I was worried (I have daughters) about gender inequality still existing so obviously even in the countries most advanced in the rights of women (let’s not even get into other places). They sort of pooh-poohed me, and said it is changing, and “she’ll be right”. This made me cross, but I let it slide because – you know – it’s not worth getting bent out of shape at a dinner party with friends.
Here is what I have been playing my students today. Have a splendid day (even if you’re a dude).
And, for those of you with staying power (my senior students):