Celebrity Love

Sexism & The Women Of 'Mad Men'


Mad Men
'Mad Men's' sixth season has begun!
Why they deserve to be the mad ones.

Hidden behind Mad Men's impressive '60s fashion is the complex union of sexism and the workplace. The show, returning for its sixth season on AMC on April 7, mixes powerful female figures—like Peggy Olson and Joan Holloway—with frightened women like the former Mrs. Draper.

Those who strive for women's equality are more often than not judged, humiliated, and underpaid. Here, a look at some of Mad Men's most notorious instances of sexism: VIEW THE GALLERY: MADDER WOMEN: EXAMPLES OF SEXISM IN 'MAD MEN'

More from YourTango: Kate Middleton Isn't Pregnant! Here's Proof!

More from YourTango: Exclusive! Greer Grammer On Her Famous Dad & Growing Up Grammer

More Celebrity Content From Your Tango:


Photo: AMC

Share this with someone you love (or even like a lot)!

Let's make it
FB official