I’m dreaming (with others) about connecting Toronto-local parents who are interested in sharing and strategizing about parenting for gender justice.
Let’s organize a space for adults to share ideas on how to affirm freedom of gender identity and expression in children. Continue reading
Guelph Sexuality Conference June 19 & 20, 2014
Not a family conference but the theme is Celebrating Family: Action, Advocacy and Affirmation. We’ll be there! I’m Continue reading
Your doctor is standing before you, asking you to choose between taking a red pill and a blue pill. Concerned with due diligence, you ask what the difference is.
“Well, the red pill causes higher levels of anxiety”, she begins. “It’s also linked to higher levels of depression, leads to more injuries, and those injuries tend to be more serious.”
The quizzical look on your face doesn’t slow her down. “In studies between those taking the red and the blue pill, those taking the red tend to show lower levels of empathy.” The doctor has now registered the concern on your face. Continue reading
The way we protect our kids from terrible knowledge is not to hide the terrible knowledge, or change the subject, or even create an age appropriate story about the terrible knowledge, but to let them watch us rise up in the face of terrible knowledge and do something.