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Why are female politicians subject to sexist double standards watch

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    Why may female political candidates be subjected to 'sexist double standards' ? What does this mean?

    Because most of the people with power these days are men. So if a woman tries to make her way to power too, then she's criticized for anything because it goes against the old-fashioned beliefs that women are lesser than men. I guess if society evolved, and we got rid of all the old men in power, and allowed women to empower themselves, the world would be a better place.
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