If you compare same kind of products but with different target ("for her" and "for him"), you will notice that the former are usually more expensive. The tendency of the market to speculate on female consumers is called "Pink Tax"
I have taken an initiative to conduct interviews with volunteers who went abroad from Germany to serve as volunteers. Lars's interview gives me new insights into why people volunteer and what it means to them.
For two weeks, fourteen volunteers from all over Europe were involved in the building of a barrier free garden. It was not only a workcamp, but a full-time experience of personal, social, and cultural enrichment.
Is it worth it to read "The Second Sex", published seventy years ago? Although from that time onwards there has been progress in terms of women rights, still a lot has to be done to reach gender equality. De Beauvoir teaches us a lesson on how is important to critically think the society we live in, and to not passively accept the role of "Otherness" that it has been imposed to us.