"Gender is a social construct" This was a very popular theory in the 70s and 80's and has been fairly well disproved. The majority of children tend toward their own gender "stereotypes," even if they lived in a vaccum. BUT...some children don't. Some boys DO want dollies and some girls DO want trucks. And that needs to be ok.
"The same companies that control the seed industry also control the majority of the pesticide industry... They've sort of rigged this game up where they've turned failure into a business model." ~ Tom Philpott [follow this link to find a bundle of clips exploring the sociology of food and agriculture: www.thesociologic...]