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Within Reach – Sexism In The Outdoors

The Outdoors Should Be The Worlds Largest Level Playing Field. But to Many Women, It’s Not. “I’m a good person. I try hard not to make women uncomfortable. I think we all have these ideas about ourselves—that we’re not sexist, that we’re not racist. You’re thinking, ‘I’m a good person. I try hard not to make women uncomfortable.’ There’s still these smaller, nuanced gestures that are still putting women at a disadvantage,” says Shelma Jun, a climber and organizer....

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