Let’s Not Throw the Baby Out with the Bathwater, Okay?

This week, a lot of strange things took place on Capitol Hill.  A strange, archaic way to pass bills was used to call for a motion to open debate on a bill.  Various versions of “reform” were trotted out for the “Obamacare Crisis”.  One version would have removed health coverage from an estimated 30 million […]

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Part Three: Society and Gender

    We’ve talked earlier in this series about how gender norms are influenced by parents first. I took issue with the idea that we can completely insulate our kids. While it’s a great goal to always strive for equality in the household, this is pretty impossible for most people. In fact, I would say […]

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Part Two: Gender and Family

  This is part one of a series on gender equality in children.  It’s targeted to smashing the patriarchy but it’s not just about our daughters. It’s also, perhaps, more important to those raising strong boys.  Because without men realizing that women are human beings worthy of the same rights, women don’t stand a chance.  […]

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Part One: Gender in the Home

    This is part one of a series on gender equality in children.  It’s targeted to smashing the patriarchy but it’s not just about our daughters. It’s also, perhaps, more important to those raising strong boys.  Because without men realizing that women are human beings worthy of the same rights, women don’t stand a […]

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