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Gender norms are still the norm

From a young age, we are taught to believe that men and women have different roles in society. In fact, some cultures believe that men are “superior” and should be the breadwinners of the family, while women should stay at home to take care of the children. Such gender norms, although shifting, can still be found in households today. Comic by Jaime Tumbaga. 

Jaime Tumbaga

Jaime Tumbaga is a first-year journalism student in her freshman year. This is also her first year at Sacred Hearts Academy. She decided to take journalism to improve her writing skills. As a student reporter, she hopes to learn more about creative writing. This quarantine, she spent her time sleeping, reading and practicing the guitar. When this pandemic is over, Jaime hopes to reunite with friends and family and get back to playing basketball.

  1. Isabella Savea says:

    your comic strip is AMAZING!!! the simplicity and captions help give more insight into gender norms. can’t wait to see more of you great artistic skill!

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