It’s interesting how much growing up and child raising can be similar from house to house and then be just as different from house to house. Children will grow older, life is about what happens as they do it, right? How we deal with it matters. How we treat them matters. How we model roles for them matters. What we tell them matters. If we teach our children the same old patriarchal things that we learned, we will only perpetuate the patriarchy ideals that still exist. If we branch off and teach them equity, gender equality and that there is so much more to gender then anatomy, perhaps we will find ourselves in a world that is more equitable, has more gender equality, and doesn’t rely on anatomy to tell us who we are.
I’m willing to see what that world looks like, are you?
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