In his article, published in Glamour magazine, Barack Obama said he is a feminist and talked about their views on this ideology.
The position of President of the United States was shaped by his awareness of the unique problems faced by women. “But I also have to admit that when you’re a father of two daughters, you become even more aware of how gender stereotypes permeate our society,” — said the President of the United States. He noted that gender stereotypes have influenced his mind in his youth.
Obama said the need to change attitudes about the patterns of conduct of women and men. “We need to change the attitude that permits routine abuse of women,” — said the President of the United States.
Obama stressed that the responsibility for combating sexism also lies with the men. According to the head of state when he travels, he observes that people are getting rid of assumptions about gender roles.