20 April 2017 1:23 PM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

Like any prejudice, sexism can be insidious. With enough pressure, even people who think that they’re acting on behalf of gender equality – as an advocate or an ally – can find that they’ve slipped into habits or mindsets that put them on the wrong side of an issue. And no issue is as frustrating for audiences as Hollywood’s gender double-standard. A few days ago, Jessica Chastain came out against pay inequality in Hollywood, noting that she had effectively drawn a line in the sand so people would understand where she stood.

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