Today 's Society Has Changed Changing Society Essay

1688 Words Nov 8th, 2016 7 Pages
Today’s society has changed in many ways. One way that I am sure that many people have noticed, or have maybe even been effected by has been sexism. Many years ago women were expected to stay at home to take care of the children along with taking care of the house hold entities which included cooking, cleaning, and many more house hold chores. Men where typically expected to be providers in the home in which means to pay the bills, put food on the table, and to protect the family. With that being said, times have changed dramatically because in today’s society men and women both typically have a job and contribute to the home equally. Not only does each spouse contribute to the house hold equally, but they tend to share certain rolls and perform certain tasks equally such as both of them cooking, cleaning, caring for the children, and one I have already mentioned contributing to the house hold financially. I’m sure from reading the first paragraph of my paper you can kind of see where I am going with this. Paternity leave is important for both genders in today’s society because a husband and wife team can’t always lean on their parents, aunts, uncles, friends, or anyone for that matter sometimes, and whether or not they can should not make a difference. The two only have each other to have each other’s back when things get tough. Men are allowed to have 12 weeks of paternity leave, and will be allowed to back to their position wherever they were working after the time…

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