Category: politics

Politics of Pockets

“Much has been written about how sexism dictates whether a garment gets usable pockets. While class unquestionably plays a part, men’s clothing tends to have capacious, visible pockets; women’s clothing tends to have small pockets, if any at all. Content with their pockets, men have little to say about them, but women have been complaining about the inadequacy of […]

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Why Women’s Pockets are Useless: A History

“The conversation hinges on the company’s decision to release a gigantic phone. However – and we’re not the first to point out – the “pocket problem” would be more accurately described as a “men’s pocket problem.” Most “pockets” in women’s clothing, are, pretty much without question, useless. Some won’t open at all.” Read more about it on the MarketPlace website.

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