posted on May, 16 2016 @ 12:50 AM
I'm having some trouble grasping all the importance of the bathroom issue in America.
I live in Europe, where there is often bathrooms that are not separated by gender, and if they are, no one really pays too much attention to that.
The other day, I walked into a public bathroom that was mixed- huge room, and so many people in there, whole families together, and I watched that
and thought- how could any of these weird attacks or whatever happen in such a place??
Americans say- I am concerned about what would happen to my little girl in the bathroom alone.... but here, the little girl would have her dad there
with her, if her mom or another female is not present!
Even if a child goes in there alone, since there are so many people around, anyone who wanted to harm her would be met by the reactions of the other
families in the room witnessing it!
And what exactly is the problem with a man washing his hands next to a woman, or a child, or vice versa?
Has hand washing gone the way of the breast feeding- it is now considered sexual too????
____Couldn't help voicing my thoughts on that issue, but the OP fascinates me- I want to ask the author- so do you feel that the majority
should have the power to over-rule minorities or individuals?
Did I understand you correctly? If so I just find that an interesting indication of cultural movements in opinion that are happening in the USA. If
many feel as you do, it indicates a total reversal of the original values the nation was founded on and could eventually be the source of huge