“The sorts of masculine behaviour required for stalking, pursuing and killing wild animals are very different from the feminine virtues.”
As a mother of three sons, I’m tired of seeing male unhappiness cultivated and weaponised. A feminist approach to raising boys must go beyond allowing our sons to wear dresses and play with dolls.
Women and girls have always been asked to see men and boys as both more fragile and more powerful. It's time we stopped.
When ‘being bad’ is what makes you a real man for the purposes of a photoshoot, why should we be surprised when the same applies in real life?
The most staunch defenders of essential gender differences know their value system would fall apart at the slightest touch
Prepare your son for full-on man-weeing by getting him to piss in a frog’s mouth.