If you’re not happy with the fact that you are single, a big part of the reason may be society’s perception of you. We singles often encounter people who pity us or make us feel inferior because we are not in relationships. Even in the workplace, because we don’t have children or husbands, the people or things that we do value (and even our free time) is deemed as less worthy.
Well, keep your head up single people! Apparently, we have a movement!
Singlism is a concept introduced by author and social psychologist, Bella DePaulo. She is a fighter, as you’ll see in this recent article, where she pushes back against someone who tried to debunk the concept that singles are discriminated against.