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Girls Uninterrupted (book notes) – for stronger, happier girls

You may wonder why I’m adding notes from this book on a blog about raising boys. It’s because boys need to know about girls and how our society stereotypes, portrays, and belittles them. It’s important to  help our boys develop healthy … Continue reading

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Would men in North America be “man” enough to do this?

Men in the Netherlands are holding hands in public in solidarity with a gay man who was brutally assaulted.  Would our men be “man” enough to do this??   http://attitude.co.uk/men-all-over-the-netherlands-are-holding-hands-in-solidarity-with-a-gay-couple-who-were-brutally-attacked/

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Don’t forget….

Boys my son’s age (11) seem to think video games are always going to be more fun than anything outside. It’s like they’ve forgotten all the other things they like to do We have to remind them – and play … Continue reading

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Stop Using Girls Campaign

Originally posted on Edgymama:
I was happy to see an ad for this campaign aimed at young men about respecting girls and women. http://www.wavaw.ca/campaigns/stop-using-girls/. It says, “If you laugh, share her picture, use her body you are sexually exploiting her” and states that BC’s…

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Mask You Live in – screen and chairs needed

If anyone knows of a screen that can be used to show the DVD of The Mask You Live in in East Vancouver on the evening of Friday June 26 and/or have chairs to lend or rent cheaply, please contact … Continue reading

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Mask You Live in – Vancouver – Friday June 26

FILM SCREENING INVITATION – FRIDAY, JUNE 26TH AT 7PM – Dyer Fitness – 3972 Hasting Street, Burnaby, BC The Mask You Live In follows boys and young men as they struggle to stay true to themselves while negotiating society’s narrow definition … Continue reading

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Water Conservation – Take a sailor’s shower!

Originally posted on Edgymama:
I’ve always loved water – not necessarily to swim in, though I like that too – but for the sheer joy of drinking it. My mother called me her water baby because it was (and still…

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