Thousands viewed linked video: An inmate supports his prison “wife,” also an inmate

Follow the link to see how traditional gender roles dictate how same sex couples treat each other in a men’s prison in Hawaii. Fascinating to see how powerful social expectations are even in a place where, in theory, people can make up any relationship structure they want. It just goes to show how our enculturation puts is in an inescapable form of mental prison. If we wanted deep change at the mentality level, could we achieve it?

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