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The Mask You Live In – shown in Vancouver last Friday night

It was gratifying to be part of an audience of more than a hundred committed and concerned people who showed up for last Friday’s screening of The Mask You Live In, a film about the stereotypes of masculinity in our … Continue reading

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Buy Buy Baby : The Mass Seduction of our youngest consumers and how it’s changing the American family

Buy Buy Baby : The Mass Seduction Of Our Youngest Consumers, And How It’s Changing The American Family by Susan Gregory Thomas I reluctantly picked up this book after a week away on holidays.  It was due back at the … Continue reading

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