"The one who’d spoken to my son sheepishly nodded in understanding, then admitted that they thought Z had a 'feminine face.'"
"When I asked other parents how they handle clothing, most said they steer their boys toward the boys section – even if they want pink or unicorns – to save them humiliation."
"I communicated using Barbie without fully grasping why it was so unthinkable for boys to do so."
Dads share the frustrating and insensitive remarks they’re tired of hearing.
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Comedian Jenny Eclair wants the ad taken off air.
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Artist Mary Catherine Starr illustrates some frustrating parenting double standards that still exist today.
Big toy stores in California will soon receive a fine if they don't have a gender neutral section.
Rubbish idea or a chance to chuck gender stereotypes in the bin?