Wendy Rowe wrote:
The meat of the discussion in this thread has been very interesting, and makes me wonder whether I'm a) living in the right state, b) oblivious, or c) just really lucky: so far, I don't think I've run into any sort of gender bias or harrassment of any sort in any of the four dojos -- aikido, karate, jujitsu -- I've trained in or several I've visited.
Sounds like you're probably just competent and don't have a chip on your shoulder. Nice post. We ALL run into various "discriminations" occasionally in life.... if that's the way we want to look at it.