In high school, I was always the tall girl. I didn’t want to be the tall girl. I hated being the tall girl. I wanted to be the short, bouncy cheerleader. 1,792 more words
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An article I wrote for AlterNet covers the findings of a survey that looked at how playing with Barbie dolls impacts girls’ career aspirations. The study, which was conducted by researchers at Oregon State University and the University of California, Santa Cruz, found that girls who play with Barbies believe they have fewer career options available to them than boys do. Read the article here.