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Why does society usually blame women when promiscuous men cheat?

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Women are called all kinds of names in society, while men are hardly ever called out their names or if they are, it is not degrading.
Women are called all kinds of names in society, while men are hardly ever called out their names or if they are, it is not degrading.
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Women are called all kinds of names in society, while men are hardly ever called out. If they are, it is not degrading. For instance, take the word homewrecker; who comes to mind? A woman or a man? That is the conditioning of society.

A man will choose to have an affair and cheat on his wife, but the woman he is cheating with will stick with the label. Nothing is said about the man who chooses to wreck his relationship or marriage. 

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