For strong daughters, stop with the sex stereotypes

“A boy received best engineer. A girl got best friend. Another girl was the best helper, and another most compassionate. A boy received best break dancer. A girl was named most athletic, and the teacher told us how when all the class raced around the track this girl ‘beat everyone! Even the boys!…’

Many decades after the feminist movement of the 1960s, why are we still stuck in this gender-norming rut?”

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Image source and article: http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/28/opinion/perry-gender-children/index.html

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