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Should Your Daughter Join the Girl Scouts or Boy Scouts? 

The Boy Scouts will soon welcome girls. It’s a divisive move—some see it as a long-fought victory for all the girls who’ve campaigned to get in over the years and were denied, while others see it as a rejection of tradition, a Hail Mary attempt to bolster a declining membership, or some grand ploy by […]

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How to Raise Boys and Girls to Reject Sexist Stereotypes

I knew even before I had a daughter that I was going to raise her to laugh in the face of sexist stereotypes, to be whoever she wanted to be and to do her part in keeping the world safe for others to do the same. And then we got the ultrasound and it turned […]

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