Relations between men and women are patriarchal – women are obedient and honor their men.
Types of Men Alisa says: The primary role of a Samoan man in a couple is as the leader.
Victim reports that as many as 68% of women in Samoa suffer from domestic abuse.
Do not dive into romantic relations with local men out of curiosity. LGBTQ Friendly Alisa says: Although I saw gays in Samoa and did not notice any negative reaction towards them, homosexual relations are officially illegal.
I also met a considerable number of women involved in their husband’s small businesses, like vegetable gardening and goods trading.