Tag Archives: gender policing

Suburban Butch Dad Report: why are some things girl’s and some things boy’s?

Every school morning, my elder daughter and I are up together in the pre-dawn gray eating breakfast, making lunches and gearing up for the day.  She’s in middle school now, so she has one less hour to hang out in … Continue reading

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Link Love for Memorial Day Weekend

ButchHands is a tumblr managed by my friend, Joe LeBlanc, of Butch Voices fame.  Joe welcomes contributions.  “Be it stereotypical or going completely against the grain of what people think your hands should be doing as someone who embodies masculinity … Continue reading

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Letter to my fellow parents: Gender Policing contributes to bullying

[Ed. Note: I posted this to my vanilla FB page and wanted to share it with my blog readers as well] I’m posting this in recognition of Spirit Day:  Spirit Day honors the teenagers who have taken their own lives … Continue reading

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