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What Does It Really Mean to be a Boy or Girl?

Without a doubt gender roles are introduced at the very beginning of a child’s life and are continuously implemented throughout their lives. In today’s society there are constant reminders of what males and females can/should do and to me these roles are senseless and sometimes can ruin a person. 559 more words

SPC 213

The Masculinity Spectrum

It has been really hard for me to sit and write this, so why write it right? Well, I actually don’t have the answer to that question. 371 more words

The emotional, sexual, and psychological stereotyping of females begins when the doctor says, “It’s a girl.” ~Shirley Chisholm


the doctor states that it’s a girl 

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Another important thing.

Jezebel Misses the Larger Point...

Jezebel covered a story about a club promoter who required that he be sent photos of the women who would attend a bachelorette party because “ 176 more words

Social Issues

Day 25: Hero

A dictionary definition from Google, and commentary:

he-ro “a person, typically a man, who is admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities.” Google.com My first reaction was anger. 306 more words

30 Days Of Life

#MCM - Gender roles hurt everyone

In honor of #ManCrushMonday we wanted to share this trailer for an upcoming documentary about masculinity in America and some of the ways our culture damages young men. 40 more words