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Miles Still to Go

It happened again today.  And perhaps it wouldn’t have been so bad if this had been the first, second, even third instance.  But it’s not.  We’re well into double-digits now.  462 more words

Parenting

Thoughts on transgender children

I love Laverne Cox. And I do think that people can be born the wrong gender. But I’m not sure how I feel about transgender children. 187 more words

Be a man.

The discussion about how the media treats girls and puts them into boxes has sparked up again recently, but what about boys?
“Be a man.” 67 more words

Gender Roles

Why We Need to Stop Teaching Children It's Not Okay to Quit

As a retail employee at the local zoo, I hear lots of interactions between parents and their children.  Many times it is, “no, that is too expensive” and, “no honey, we’re just looking.” But sometimes I hear the one thing that makes me shudder – “That’s for girls/boys, you can’t have that” 422 more words

Feminism

The Issue: Female Teachers and Male Students

I was supposed to write about this topic two weeks ago, but couldn’t do it. There were days where I didn’t know if I was truly ready to open myself up to criticism. 1,816 more words

News

On quirks and cultural norms

Dear Dad,

Thanks for your letter on my rad hairy legs!

You made some interesting arguments about challenging gender roles, but I think you missed the point. 454 more words

Feminism

Together

Together – Reclaiming Co-Leadership in Marriage
Tim+Anne Evans

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I’ve had this book on my wishlist for a long time and I sorely wish I had bought it earlier. 1,093 more words

Theology