"You 'allowed' her to do it? When you allow someone to do something, you're putting yourself in a position of authority and control. And that isn't equality"; pretty much ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Because the fact of the matter is, women still need to ask men for permission to do things that they don't even NEED permission for (abortions, birth control, breast + ovarian cancer screening)
In accordance with the White House, full-time working women earn 77% of what their male counterparts earn. Ultimately, this implies that women must work an additional 3 months in order to earn what men did in the previous year. This pin acts as a visual display for the multiple ways in which women are discriminated against for simply gender. In a world where women are beginning to rely less on men for financial prospects, we should strive towards pay equity. This step is claims making.
Gender inequality is still present in today's society. Because of masculinity, boys are still more shamed for by giving out feminine qualities. Because society view women as a weaker sex, when men are viewed as feminine they are robbed of their masculinity and the benefits that come with it.
Why is this even a big deal? The only change target made was switching the back of the shelves from pink and blue to grey. That should in no way affect your ability to tell the difference between a remote-control helicopter and a doll.