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Gender Representation in Video Games

Men are featured much more often in games than women. The way men and women are portrayed in games often reflects gender roles or popular stereotypes, such as that of the damsel in distress for women.

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This Wikipedia article provides great details on this issue:

It clearly depicts that Video Games and how they objectify Women can cause violence against Women.

This is an important piece of information. We should teach our kids and young adults about gender equality and respect for Women in society. All video games should start portraying Women with respect rather than sexualization - small steps to make the change.

What has caused us not be make this change after so many incidents all over the world?


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