Fly Me: It’s 2017, so why are flight attendants still being sexualized?
What’s behind this blatant and pervasive sexism? My guess is that it has to do with keeping the sexual coffee-tea-or-me fantasy alive — as dictated by mostly male executives who run these airlines.
About six months into the uniform crisis, I started to get angry. One day I tweeted something about the media being sexist. A reporter sent me a message saying he had tried to write about the uniform crisis, but his colleagues chalked it up to “just a bunch of women moaning.”