One Dad’s Viral Photo Changed Men’s Restrooms

By Andrew Parker - July 9, 2019

As the old saying goes, it takes a village to raise a child. In our modern world, it is becoming more and more obvious that men also play a huge role in childcare (shocking news, we know). And now men are speaking up against the sexism we as a society have instilled. For example, have you ever noticed that only in women’s restrooms is there a baby changing table? One man decided to take to social media to help bring awareness to this issue.

 

Squat For Change

 

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This dad, Donte Palmer, showed just how difficult it is for fathers to change their child’s diaper in public bathrooms.

It Went Viral

 

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Other men quickly took to social media to also express their same frustrations. They began making demands to add changing tables in men’s public bathrooms.

A Bigger Societal Problem

 

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Fathers everywhere are tired of changing diapers in uncomfortable places. It’s extremely reflective on our society and the underlying sexism that still exists today.

So John Legend Stepped In To Help

 

 

The #squatforchange movement went so viral that it caught superstar John Legend’s attention. Legend collaborated with Pampers and KoalaKare to install 5,000 changing tables in public restrooms.

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