It is the perception of many people that same sex relationships are unethical and are unacceptable. It is in response to this that Feng-Mei Heberer chooses to respond to the matter in the article Migrating intimacies. Most focus in this article is on the female Southeast Asian migrant domestic workerswho are based in Hong Kong and who chose same sex relationships as part of their lives. In the article, Heberer discusses the manner in which the female workers have long working hours thus working for very little amount of money at the end of the month[footnoteRef:2]. Most of the agents ensure that the workers meet all the expectations including their dress code which is supposed to be nice but not so attracting as to outdo the women in the country.
Equality between the sexes is a huge part of basic human rights. It means that men and women have the same opportunities to fulfil their potential in all spheres of life. Today, we still face inequality issues as there is a persistent gap in access to opportunities for men and women. Women have less access to decision-making and higher education. They constantly face obstacles at the workplace and have greater safety risks.
The Gender and Develo This demeans women and does not give them the same rights and privileges as me Women and gender studies contribute greatly to our understanding of the social and cultural world we inhabit. Studying the complex issues of this
I find the most important thing about Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies is that feminism is measured as a movement to end oppression. And, it is a movement that should not even exist. We live in the 21st century after-all, and we as a society should be beyond this. So feminism is here, and will remain stationary until change occurs. It is a delicate topic in which many of us proceed with caution when debating its surrounding issues.