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3 Gender Roles That Latinas Can’t Escape (MSN LATINO)


3 Gender Roles That Latinas Can’t Escape (MSN LATINO)

When I was a little girl, I watched Mami cook and serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner to my father. She’d run into the kitchen for his fork – which she’d often forget – and ate alone after all were fed like a sirvienta from a telenovela. Still, she didn’t complain. It’s what she was taught to do as a good, traditional Latina.

This traditional woman’s role still exists today and it is passed down by grandmothers to mothers to daughters. And isn’t the only one we Latinas are prone to adopting. What other gender roles plague us in relationships and how do we break free? It’s not easy, but you can loosen their grip by following these suggestions.

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Latinas are often taught to follow the leader and in most cases, the leaders are men. Read the rest on MSN LATINO.

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