This is a hard hitting and must read piece from author and activist Maisha Z. Johnson about male privilege which was originally published on Everyday Feminism . Before she reveals the list, there is this wonderful quote which should make every male who reads it pause and think about its relevancy in their lives :
But here’s the thing about male privilege: it hurts everyone, including you. This is because accessing male privilege often requires you to conform to a toxic norm of masculinity.
It’s often easier to rattle off examples of inequality, but harder to understand how they affect our everyday life. So let’s first identify how that’s happening so we can work to free ourselves and others from it.