I honestly can’t even imagine how tough it must be to be one of the only women in a male-dominated industry. One of my cousins actually fits that description, and the stories she’s told me are no joke.
Still, nothing compares to the Twitter replies on @lameravioli‘s post:
Yikes! She also shared a couple of other incidents:
Unfortunately, this is only the beginning. Here’s one from a restaurant manager:
And there’s this one about working in construction:
That’s frustrating on several levels. Here’s a fun one about working in a hardware store:
Here’s one about a pastor who wanted to file a complaint with the manager over pants, of all things:
Here’s another one about clothing:
This is just a small sample of the stories shared on this thread. There are so many more. Hats off to the women who are breaking barriers and working in male-dominated fields, and fellas, if you see this nonsense, call it out.