Because preventative measures focusing on potential perpetrators are more effective than preventative measures focusing on potential victims… Stay safe, keep others safe!
Marley Dias was tired of seeing all those books about white boys with their dogs… She wanted more books about black girls! She managed to find many, and give them to other black girls who needed them to identify with the main character easily.
What would you think if someone said killing one in five people was ok ? Well, this is happening, in a way…
Barbie dolls have been accused of showing little girls a stereotypical image of women, the dolls always representing tall, skinny, pretty women in very “feminine” attitudes and gender-specific, unrealistic ways of life.
Barbie’s new ad follows a different trend: it shows that girls can be anyone they choose to be, whether they want to be a vet, a professor or a sports coach. Way to go Barbie! 😀
If you take out all the men from those pictures, you see there are not that many women who mde it to the top… This can change if girls and women decide they deserve to be at the top!