Summer Sexism

Vacation. Fruity drinks, and fun in the sun. Sure, summer is great but is it sexist? The USA Today is creating a huge buzz this morning with an article about the extra inconveniences and dangers summer creates only for women.

Like the pressure to have a bikini body… The article argues a woman’s worth lies in her beauty is more pronounced during a season when her body is more exposed.

It goes on to suggest summer may be sexist because of the painful war ladies have to shave and wax constantly.

It alos points out the rate for sexual assaults and rapes is up 9% to 10% in summer months.