Gender equality

It might seem frivolous to those who feel right at home being called "mom" or "dad," but many queer parents agonize over what their children will call them.

Not All Parents Are "Mom" Or "Dad" 

While it might seem frivolous to those who feel right at home in the titles "mom" or "dad," many queer parents agonize over what they want their Read...
Lindsay King-Miller    |   01.23.18   |   SHARE
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While these five tips may seem like simple, everyday things, they go a long way to make sure kids know they're supported and able to make choices that work for them their entire life.

5 Tips For Raising A Gender Equal Child

I so firmly believe that everyone should have the freedom to truly be who they are, without limits, and it’s important to me to raise kids who are Read...
Allison Cooper    |   07.10.17   |   SHARE
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We live in a culture that simultaneously claims to embrace the equality of men and women and at the same time is seriously devaluing femininity.

We Need To Stop Devaluing Femininity

We live in a culture that simultaneously claims to embrace the equality of men and women and at the same time seriously devalues femininity. Read...
Anne Thériault    |   12.21.15   |   SHARE
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We sincerely hope there's a time when we won't have to have this conversation anymore.

The War On Women: How Politics And Engendering Culture Hurt Our Children

When thinking about how we’ve reached a place where anti-woman sentiment is on the rise in our politics, public life, and culture, I suggest we begin Read...
Ariel Chesler    |   12.1.15   |   SHARE
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My Ambivalent Relationship With Feminism

What I objected to was the genderization of feminism, the idea that women's rights have to be specifically prioritized. If the overall end goal is Read...
Elis de Guerre    |   06.29.15   |   SHARE
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Should We Really Do Away With Gender?

It's not the gender that's the problem: It's the oppression. Read...
Noah Berlatsky    |   04.30.15   |   SHARE
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What's So Scary About Vaginas?

I asked a handful of women: why are people so scared of ladyparts? Read...
Catherine Gigante-Brown    |   03.16.15   |   SHARE
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