Study: Men Who Are Nice To Women May Be ‘Benevolent Sexists’

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According to a new study examining nonverbal cues between men and women, men who smile at women, pay for dinner, open doors, put them on a pedestal, and give other positive cues may actually be “benevolent sexists” who have well-intentioned views on women that actually perpetuate gender inequality. What do you think?

“I think it would be best at this point if men and women simply went their separate ways.”

David Koenig • Systems Analyst

“These days, it’s impossible to find a good man who will just sit there with a blank look on his face.”

Leslie Torday • Breakfast Consultant


“If it will make my princess happy, I’ll stop putting her on a pedestal.”

Carlos McKeon • Sink Unclogger