Turn Your Princess-Obsessed Toddler Into a Feminist in Eight Easy Steps

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http://parenting.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/10/24/turn-your-princess-obsessed-toddler-into-a-feminist-in-eight-easy-steps/?smid=fb-share&_r=0

 

This article by Devorah Blachor in Motherlode calls on parents to engage their toddlers in critical thinking around new and ancient princess stories.  Just as important to have little boys imagining how the story of Snow White would have changed if the dwarfs had been female.

A bit of a stretch (for me) how to “work in this timeless Naomi Wolf gem: ‘The contemporary ravages of the beauty backlash are destroying women physically and depleting us psychologically.’”

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~ by artpoped on January 8, 2015.

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