Sam Spoons wrote:And it's good to hear that you haven't experienced any discrimination. I will be surprised and disappointed if any of the regulars treat you any differently now you have revealed yourself.
Thanks Sam. , I’m totally confident that those who post in this forum wouldn't stoop so low! :D
n o i s e f l e ur wrote:For instance - Peevy's experience of people being surprised she knows her stuff is evidence of bias, whereas if someone refused to accept she knows her stuff because female . . . that would be discrimination.
On bias and discrimination, it’s hard to know noisefleur. If people find me via my website and make a booking, then they’ve probably already shown that they don’t have bias. But who knows? Some may visit my website and immediately hit the exit button because of my gender.
This was years ago, but I do remember going into a music shop to buy some PA equipment. The first question I was asked was if I taught an aerobics class. :shocked: