Have you had to deal with our society’s double standards when it comes to commitment in relationships?
This comic reveals how much other people’s interpretations of whether we’re “whipped” or “committed” depend on how they perceive our gender – and why these gender roles are toxic.
Share this to remind the people in your life that independence and compromise aren’t “masculine” or “feminine” traits – and why it’s harmful to assume they are,
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- 3 Reasons to Doubt the Most Widely Believed Biology-Based Gender Myths
- How Queer Relationships Can Get Stuck in Harmful Gender Norms (And Why We Really Need to Get Unstuck)
Ronnie Rene Ritchie is a Contributing Comic Artist for Everyday Feminism, an illustrator, and storyteller working out of Peterborough, Ontario. Since graduating from the Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland, Oregon with a BFA in Illustration, Ronnie has had work featured in galleries and sex shops across North America, and their autobiographical webcomic, GQutie, has seen its popularity soar online. Learn more about GQutie, Ronnie’s illustration, or follow them on Twitter @ronithebear.
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