Fisher-Price Then & Now: A Shift From Unisex to Gendered Toys

During a recent visit home, my mom offered me an old toy we had in the 1970s. She didn’t hold onto many of our toys, but she kept this one because it is, quite frankly, pretty cool. All of her grandchildren have enjoyed it, including my sons. I’ve watched the kids play with it for years Read More …

Boys & Sex—There’s More to Talk About Than Pornography

  I wrote a post last week in response to an article called Growing Up in Pornland. I was motivated to write because discussions of teenage pornography use, like Growing Up in Pornland and countless others, tend (often unintentionally) to stereotype boys as hormone-driven sexual aggressors. These articles also place undue emphasis on pornography as Read More …