The Uncommon Man

March 10, 2006

Boys Will Be Boys

The "Boys Will Be Boys" message that is continuously reinforced by our culture has a direct and extremely harmful effect on women, the article below point to the aspect of the message that often gets ignored. The message is: boys are "animalistic", less intelligent, and generally "badder" than women - thus also demeaning boys and giving them a low-bar to reach toward.

via Washington Post - What Does "Boys Will Be Boys" Really Mean?

Posted by Russell at March 10, 2006 01:59 PM

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Awesome website! keep up the great work!

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