Being one of the only women in a male-dominated industry is no picnic. I thought I had some stories, but nothing compared 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:
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:
And there’s this one about working in construction:
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.