Everywhere I look, there’s a headline suggesting that too many girls gaining top marks is a problem to be solved by examination reform. There seems to be a belief that girls have overstepped the mark and need reining in
Pity the girl who’s wearing a bra before she leaves primary school; already she’s ventured over the top, into a no man’s land of groping, cat calls and adult disapproval
A new book charts the many subtle ways boys and girls are treated differently.
It’s a perfectly logical response to the onslaught of negative messages women and girls receive about their bodies.