This is a position list meant to express why I feel that men are an underclass in contemporary American society. It is under construction, and open to debate. If you disagree with any of these choose one and meet me on debate.com.
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Men die sooner.
Men suffer a great statistical disadvantage when it comes to fighting for their children in court.
Men are ridiculed for social expressions of emotion.
Men are forced to compete with each other, or capitulate to a woman if they want a mate at all.
Men must live up to their mates idea of what it is to be a man and a father.
Men must work or risk destitution, homelessness, and social ostracism.
Men must suffer in order to acquire any sex.
Men are expected to maintain the home with no say in its appearance.
Men are constantly required to tolerate inconsistency and irrationality, especially from a mate.
Men who use their body to manipulate women are considered abusive and monstrous.
Men have an extremely narrow range of options for potential dress and hair style.
Men are constantly told by society that they are ugly and not successful enough.
Men are constantly told by society that without a woman they are utterly worthless and pathetic.
Men are constantly told that a father is replaceable.
Men as a gender are given no assistance what so ever in job placement.
Traditional man's work is dangerous and difficult.
Men lose jobs to women because of their gender alone.
Men who express their genetic desire for sexual exploration and polygamy are perverts.
Men have almost no organized assistance as a gender.
Women live longer.
Women get a disproportional advantage in court when fighting for parental rights.
Women are encouraged to express themselves emotionally both publicly and privately.
Women compete for better mates, but even when they settle they have the power.
Women get to define what it is to be a man and a father.
Women have the socially acceptable choice of not working.
Women typically profit from the acquisition of at least moderately enjoyable sex.
Women are typically allowed total control of the home's decor.
Women are socially allowed to issue conflicting and irrational edicts.
Women who use their body to manipulate men are considered strong and clever.
Women are allowed a much greater degree of freedom with regard to dress and hairstyle.
Women are constantly told by society how beautiful they are.
Women are constantly told that they are the sum total purpose of men's existence.
Women are constantly told that the most important thing a human can be is a mother.
Women are given preferential selection in almost every job market.
Traditional woman's work is simple and safe by comparison.
Women who work profit socially because of the women who choose not to work.
Women who express their genetic desire for sexual exploration and polygamy are sexy.
Women have hundreds of social groups to protect their rights and interests.
Masculism: a social theory or political movement supporting the equality of both sexes in all aspects of public and private life; specifically, a theory or movement that argues that legal and social restrictions on males must be removed in order to bring about such equality.