Homer Simpson hapless dad stereotype 'bad for men'
Male victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and unequal pay are often neglected, an MP has said.
Speaking during an International Men's Day debate, Philip Davies said he was "often pilloried for arguing that men and women should be treated equally".
He added: "Men are increasingly getting a bad press, and it needs to be challenged."
During the debate MPs heard that things like the "Homer Simpson stereotype" had undermined the role of fathers.
International Men's Day takes place on 19 November and addresses issues including shorter life expectancy and... read more
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