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Where Are All The Stay At Home Dads? - Rethink Pink

Where Are All The Stay At Home Dads? - Rethink Pink | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
Where are the stay at home dads in children's books? Or tv shows, movies, and advertisements for that matter?
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Why is it that at a time when more fathers stay at home with their children than ever they are still virtually invisible?

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Pee Standing Up

Pee Standing Up | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
When I was around the age of 4 I first saw a boy pee standing up at a babysitters house and I was completely fascinated.
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Dispelling Myths, Misconceptions and Lies About Gender-Nonconforming Children

Dispelling Myths, Misconceptions and Lies About Gender-Nonconforming Children | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
Recently, a video about a transgender child in California went viral. Sadly, like every other conversation about transgender children, the comments section was often unkind. Scanning the comments, I saw the same poorly thought-out ideas keep popping ...
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My Son Wears Dresses and That's OK With Me

My Son Wears Dresses and That's OK With Me | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
Maybe it’s a stage. And maybe it’s not. But either way, I don’t want him to ever feel like he wasn’t able to express himself because his parents didn’t support him.
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"TOYS" by Emily Hartman - Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies - YouTube

Student filmmaker Emily Hartman reveals the norms reinforced in toys that teach girls to like pink, princesses, and domestic work, while teaching boys to lik...
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University of Kentucky professor writes book on preventing kids' gender stereotypes | Books | Kentucky.com

University of Kentucky professor writes book on preventing kids' gender stereotypes | Books | Kentucky.com | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
You won't find the Frozen DVD in the home of Christia Spears Brown, an associate professor of developmental psychology at the University of Kentucky.
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Rethink Pink

Rethink Pink | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
Listen to Rethink Pink episodes free, on demand. We are ninja kicking through pink and blue marketing that we've all experienced from birth onward. Questioning all the hype around gender roles, looking at pop-culture, toys, parenting, news, are some of the things you can expect to hear. Every week will feature a guest interview with people who are changing the world.


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Rethink Pink has a weekly podcast available on ITunes and Stitcher! Every week I discuss how we can smash out of our pink and blue boxes with my co-host, Dennis Wayne and a featured guest.

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New Line Of Action Figures Aims To Teach Young Boys That 'There's More Than One Way To Be Strong'

New Line Of Action Figures Aims To Teach Young Boys That 'There's More Than One Way To Be Strong' | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
When you hear the words "action figure," odds are you think of tiny Batman toys or G.I. Joe in his brawny, bicep-filled glory. But you'd be hard pressed to find a more relatable action figure with substantive qualities beyond muscles.

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Little Daddies - Rethink Pink

Little Daddies - Rethink Pink | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
A brand new episode of the podcast is waiting to meet your ears. This week we look at boy toys and talk to Crystal Smith, author of The Achilles Effect.
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Worth Checking Out: Jill and Jack Kids - Rethink Pink

Worth Checking Out: Jill and Jack Kids - Rethink Pink | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
If you're sick of a choice between dull and drab or pastel unisex clothing check out the Jill and Jack Kids Kickstarter campaign. You can thank me later.
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Do pink toys stop women from becoming scientists? - Telegraph

Do pink toys stop women from becoming scientists? - Telegraph | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
After toy manufacturers and retailers are summoned to Westminster to explain their "gender stereotyping", Harry Wallop looks at the evidence to see if we can blame pink toys for the small number of women in science
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Episode #7 of Rethink Pink Podcast - Rethink Pink

Episode #7 of Rethink Pink Podcast - Rethink Pink | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
Transgender and gender non-conforming children. Featured guest interview with Vicki Dunakin of Inside-Out the Documentary.
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The 7 Best Videos of Kids Dancing Fiercely: Because Gender Norms Are So Last Year

The 7 Best Videos of Kids Dancing Fiercely: Because Gender Norms Are So Last Year | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
It’s an interesting time to be a kid redefining gender norms. On the one hand, transgender women like Laverne Cox are making a major splash in the media, providing kids with a new kind of role model. (Congrats on the Emmy nom, girl!) On the other hand, gender still very much affects everyone’s life
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Boys Kissing Boys: What’s the Problem? -

Boys Kissing Boys: What’s the Problem? - | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
Brent Almond wonders why our society stigmatizes boys for showing affection to each other and worries that his young son is already feeling the pressure to conform.
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The Pink and Blue Projects: Exploring the Genderization of Color

The Pink and Blue Projects: Exploring the Genderization of Color | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
How political correctness resulted in enforcing a universal, cross-cultural gender stereotype.
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I Want To Raise An Unconventional Princess

I Want To Raise An Unconventional Princess | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
By Amber Leventry Every night before bed I go to each of the kids’ rooms. I check on the boys first. I go into their bedroom, with their cribs six feet apart, and stare at them long enough to confirm that I see their chests moving. I don’t doubt they are breathing, but I appreciate…
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This Week's Featured Product: Manhattan Toy Dolls - Rethink Pink

This Week's Featured Product: Manhattan Toy Dolls - Rethink Pink | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
Does your boy want a doll that isn't from the "girl aisle"? Look no further than these awesome selections from Manhattan Toy.
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But wait! There's more!

But wait! There's more! | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it

This Scoop.it collection is a companion to my blog, Gender Mystique. The blog, began as an extension of my book, Pink and Blue: Telling the Boys from the Girls in America (2012). Since then, I have expanded the focus to include gender and consumer culture more generally.


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Drum Roll Please...The Rethink Pink Podcast Unveiled - Rethink Pink

Drum Roll Please...The Rethink Pink Podcast Unveiled - Rethink Pink | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
It's finally here, are you ready? It's the very first episode of The Rethink Pink Podcast. Check it out!
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Sometimes all you have to do is ask

Sometimes all you have to do is ask | UnGender Pink | Scoop.it
It's great when big companies make positive changes, but every change matters and sometimes efforts made by smaller businesses can be overlooked. It can seem like a big risk for an independent to g...
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