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Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Grace VanderWaal Fighting Fear With Courage In New Music Video For ‘Clearly’

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Grace VanderWaal Fighting Fear With Courage In New Music Video For ‘Clearly’

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! That time of the week where we get to slide into the weekend fangirling out over our fave videos of the moment. This […]

Family Life

How Animated Kids’ Series Have Become An Important Medium For Powerful Social Messages

How Animated Kids’ Series Have Become An Important Medium For Powerful Social Messages

Many of us are well aware of the impact media has on children in the early stages of their lives. It may seem as if popular animated TV shows and […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Emmy Award-Winning Filmmaker Asks Hollywood “Where Are All The Female Heroes?”

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Emmy Award-Winning Filmmaker Asks Hollywood “Where Are All The Female Heroes?”

It’s Feminist Friday, you guys! And since it is a holiday weekend here in the US, we thought we’d take advantage of the Thanksgiving sentiment and express how grateful we […]

Contributors

Children’s Book ‘Made By Raffi’ Explains Why Gender Stereotypes Can Be Harmful For Kids

Children’s Book ‘Made By Raffi’ Explains Why Gender Stereotypes Can Be Harmful For Kids

By Craig Pomeranz I have been thinking a lot lately about how early we force children to conform to adult behavior regarding sex and romance, especially as seen in pop […]

Family Life

Wanna Know What Our Kids See When Confronted With “Sex Sells” Messages? Watch This….

Wanna Know What Our Kids See When Confronted With “Sex Sells” Messages? Watch This….

We’ll have a full heaping of objectification with a side of misogyny, thanks! That’s essentially what comes to mind when we view an image like the Dolce & Gabbana advertisement […]

Boys We Like, Working Women

These Reading Programs Led By Men Are Inspiring Kids In Communities Around The World

These Reading Programs Led By Men Are Inspiring Kids In Communities Around The World

This is what we like to see! There is a common misconception that the role of an educator or teacher belongs to a woman. When we conjure up images of […]

Interviews

Interactive App Defying Video Game Stereotypes & Empowering Kids To See Themselves As Heroes

Interactive App Defying Video Game Stereotypes & Empowering Kids To See Themselves As Heroes

A long long time ago, the world of video games belonged exclusively to men and boys. Today, the gaming world landscape is half occupied by women and girls. With this […]

Family Life, Working Women

LEGO & Barbie Reveal Their New Line Of Dolls: Smart Girls!

LEGO & Barbie Reveal Their New Line Of Dolls: Smart Girls!

This week, toy company LEGO made a very important step which will affect the lives of young boys and girls forever and how they view the world: they released their […]