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"Our main focus on the curriculum is positive masculinity for the boys, positive empowerment, and actually making them gentlemen on issues to do with the prevention of rape and standing up for the rights of women," said Omondi, dressed in a black T-shirt with NO! emblazoned on the front.
Kenyan schoolboys save girls from rape after learning 'no means no': TRFN
In order to make any sort of real change, we have to do more than hold a few seats for our sons at the table, we must invite them to sit down, to speak, to share... Otherwise, we are drawing an even bigger line in the sand -- separating our sons and daughters with our fear when we should be bringing them together with our hope.
"Come sit with us."
Research shows that relationships and the ability to connect emotionally are key to happiness, health and even career success. Studies also show that toys have the power to influence the way kids see themselves and the world around them. But right now toys that encourage connection and empathy are only marketed to girls -- sending the message to many boys that this kind of play is not for them." -Laura Wider, creator of Wonder Crew
Wonder Crew Powers, ACTIVATE!
Moms Fighting Gender Bias One Kickstarter at a Time - mom.me
"Both men and women should feel free to be sensitive. Both men and women should feel free to be strong." - Emma Watson, an actress and advocate who my kids know and recognize and are willing to watch speak for thirteen minutes about feminism and gender equality. Awesome.
Thirteen Minute, Emma Watson, Girls Power, Watches Speak, Gender Equality, Feelings Free, Boys Power
"But wouldn’t it be productive if this collective outrage, as my colleagues have said, could be channelled to truly hear and address the long-suffering cries for help by so many women? And as they said, do something about it? Like an on-going education of men about what healthy, respectful manhood is all about..." - James Brown, CBS Sports
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Girl's Gone Child: If you haven't watched this yet, please do
"This is how we're working to ensure our son does not become someone to fear," should be the conversation, not "where do we pre-order our daughters their date-rape nail polish?"
Parents, Quotes, Teaching, Sons, Rai Boys, Strong Women, Respect Women, Domestic Violence, Role Models
Feminicide, Woman Rights, Women Rights, Stop Violence Against Women, Domestic Violence, Child Abuse, Child Rights, Derechos Del Niño, Help Spread This, Lost Childhood, Lost Adolescence - http://www.unhcr.org/493805812.html
Respect. Strong women teach it.
respect all women. be a role model.
Teach your son to respect women.
parents are responsible for teaching their sons - how else are they going to learn folks?
10 Quotes About Boys That You Need To Know If You Rising A Son!
Girl's Gone Child: #WhyIStayed and RAISING respectful sons
And that's what makes coming of age stories so magical. We are defined by our youth in a way we will never fully understand. And even when we know better now and learned our lesson and moved on, the rings still exist in our proverbial trunks, crooked and detached, around and around and around...
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Boyhood (2014) - Youtube Full Movies: Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, Richard Linklater's BOYHOOD is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (a breakthrough performance by Ellar Coltrane), who literally grows up on screen before our eyes. Starring Ethan Hawke and Patricia Arquette as Mason's parents and newcomer Lorelei Linklater as his sister Samantha, BOYHOOD charts the rocky terrain of childhood like no other film has before.
Boyhood movie review
Girl's Gone Child: See This: Boyhood
"Here’s what doesn’t get the headlines: Empathy. Listening to those around you. Even if you don’t like them very much."
Life Facts, Mark Manson, Well Written, Guns Shoots, Mass Shoots, Empathy In School, Brand Website, Schools Shoots, Interesting Thoughts Provoking
Mark Manson: On mass shootings (terrorism)
Motive behind gun shootings
How We All Miss the Point on School Shootings by Mark Manson. This is a wonderfully written article and that last sentence echos.
good branding website. example
How We All Miss the Point on School Shootings
Congrats to Richard Linklater and his film “Boyhood” for winning 3 top awards at the 40th Seattle International Film Festival, including best film, best director, and best actress! #DarkRoom #DarkRoomPros #video #behindthescenes #bts #music #film #celebs #celebrity #interview #instavideo #instavid #instagood #instaceleb #chideo #filming #studio #hollywood #losangeles #entertainment #boyhood
Boyhood movie review. One of the best films in decades. #Boyhood #IFC #RichardLinklater #EthanHawke #PatriciaArquette
Based on an original script by Linklater, Boyhood began production all the way back in the summer of 2002 and tells the story of a young boy named Mason (Ellar Coltrane) as he grows up, starting when he is just seven. Ethan Hawke and Patricia Arquette star as Mason Sr. and Olivia, Mason's parents, while Lorelei Linklater (the writer/director's daughter) stars as Samantha, Mason's sister.
Boyhood (2014) DIRECTED BY: Richard Linklater August 14 - 16, 2014 IU Cinema #aplace4film Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, Richard Linklater's Boyhood is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (a breakthrough performance by Ellar Coltrane), who literally grows up on screen before our eyes. Starring Ethan Hawke and Patricia Arquette as Mason's parents ...
Berlin: Richard Linklater's 'Boyhood' Takes Art House Honor
16 Summer Movies That Are Actually Worth Your Time #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.com/2014/05/67572/summer-movie-guide-2014#slide8 BoyhoodThe Premise: Richard Linklater, the filmmaker behind the Before Midnight trilogy, sets out to make the most genuine family drama possible. He filmed Boyhood in spurts over 12 years, following newcomer Ellar Coltrane as he ages in real time. The result: The most authentic portrait of growing up we ever did see.Why It's Worth It: Poignancy is number one ...
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Curating Change: On Masculinity
Discussion Masculine, Jennifer Siebel, Inspiration Women, Curator Collection, Wild Women, Curator Change, Documentaries Film, Influential Men, Boys Power
[Masculinity] Jennifer Siebel Newsom, filmmaker, "Miss Representation" and "The Mask You Live In" discusses masculinity.
Jennifer Siebel Newsom, director & producer of the 2011 Sundance documentary film Miss Representation and founder & CEO of The Representation Project, on Masculinity for #CuratingChange. Dive into her selections here: http://imow.org/curatingchange/siebelnewsom/
Jennifer Siebel Newsom on masculinity a curated collection of articles and art
"My life is probably a lot different now, but it feels normal on the inside." - James K. Lowe on life as Ella Yelich-O’Connor's (Lorde) BF. I like him.
Lorde'S Photographers, Yelich O' Connor Lord, Queens Lord, Barbershop
A blog entry by James Lowe, Lorde's photographer boyfriend
everybody returns some day – Ono Field by James K Lowe
“I feel like a wooden boy, and I’ve always dreamed of feeling what real boys feel.”
Wooden Boys, Real Boys, Boys Power, Boys Feelings
It’s dangerous because the men whose self-esteem and self-confidence take a hit during these fleeting moments of “emasculation” don’t just bottle it up inside and allow themselves to whither away (dangerous in its own right, to be sure). No, it’s dangerous because those men, believing they are entitled to feeling masculine and powerful in a world that worships the masculine and powerful, often take out their frustration on the rest of society...
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“Real Men” | Fabulous Quotes
Real Men. I have a real man:) (sometimes)
My hubby does this for me! That is a southern gentleman!
where are all the real men?
Yes, open the door for the ladies. It's called "Manners." ★ REAL MEN still do this today. ♡
Not a bad thing... Hate when I see a young girl in cold weather pumping gas while her healthy boyfriend sits in the car listening to music...
Real men still do this. (And real women let them)
"Especially telling, the majority of government and philanthropic funding for gender friendly-programming goes to programs and innovations to help girls and women. The existence of this funding is to be celebrated, but the disconnect between the reality males face and the social justice attention males get needs to be examined by each of us."
Philanthropic Fund, Fathers Figures, Michael Gurian, Male Face, Helpful Girls, Margaret Mead, Attention Male, Boys Power, Justice Attention
Michael Gurian believes we are in denial about boys and men—and what is needed is systematic changes to meet the needs of both genders.
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Paul McCartney babywearing :)
beatle baby wearing | paul and stella mccartney
Paul and baby Stella McCartney. By lovely Linda McCartney.
Community Post: Top 22 Viral Memes About Boys! A Must Read For Anyone Raising…
Raised Boys, Jackson Katz, Parents, Boys Quotes, Boys Like Girls, Rai Boys, Kids, Feminism, Feminist
Here is list of parenting books for those who are raising outstanding young men: http://towardthestars.com/ProductList-Parenting_Boys-221-sub_cat.html
Raising a Feminist Boy
Raising boys. GGC
Worst excuse for your kid's behavior ever.
" Feminism is as much about advocating for our sons as it is our daughters. A more secure, more emotionally able, less repressed generation of boys means a more emotionally stable generation of everyone. " (via Girl's Gone Child)
"Boys will be boys" #quote #Jackson #Katz
Stop limiting your son's emotional growth by using "Boys will be boys"as an excuse. Boys, like girls, are fully evolving human beings and deserve to be treated as such.
Community Post: Top 22 Viral Memes About Boys! A Must Read For Anyone Raising…
All Boys Are “All Boy”