Is gender-neutral clothing the future of fashion?

2019-07-18 12:16

Companies are finally embracing the idea that physical objects don't have gender identities.

Chanel launches male makeup

2018-09-04 08:50

Beauty is not a matter of gender, or masculinity.

Would you choose a gender-neutral X on your baby's birth certificate?

2018-05-04 14:26

Do you think a child should have the option of choosing their own gender later in life? This author found that many South African parents weren't too warm about gender-neutral birth certificates.

The difference between sex and gender: When do children develop their gender identity?

2018-04-03 16:38

How do children come to understand gender?

What Scandinavia can teach us about gender stereotypes

2018-02-07 15:48

The story of Snow White story embodies the kinds of gender biases children are exposed to.

Before you name your baby, consider this…

2017-09-22 10:19

Do you have a list of names in mind for your new addition? You might want to read this before making your final choice.

Russell Brand: "We'll raise Mabel gender neutral"

2017-01-19 14:47

Social definitions of sex tend to oversimplify the biological determinants of gender and anatomy.

Rejecting ‘pink for girls’

2015-08-07 11:25

Perceptions have forced parents into creating rainbows in shades of pink and blue.

Tween activists

2009-10-09 11:31

Toy shops beware this shopping season, some kids have had enough of being dictated to.


We need to get used to seeing men in ballgowns with heels and women in tuxedos on the red carpet

2019-03-22 10:58

A colourful new exhibit at Boston's Museum of Fine Arts explores how blurring gender lines are redefining the fashion industry.

Can parents raise gender neutral babies? Yes! And they’re calling them 'theybies'

2018-08-10 11:19

Are you raising your child gender neutral? Would you? Parents are, and after replacing 'he' and 'she' with 'them'. And now they've also decided they'll be calling them 'theybies'.

Boys wore dresses, then pink... and other baby fashion facts of the last 300 years

2018-04-19 12:29

We take a look at baby fashion throughout history and see that before the term was even coined, gender-neutrality was more the rule than the exception.

Make up or war paint and "disrupting the pink aisle": your femininity can be whatever you want it to be, girls

2018-01-22 15:12

Gender stereotypes continue to persist, even in 2018. But it's important to expose our girls to the various possible career paths, from professional make-up artist to the next great inventor and engineer.

This is how Britain’s first gender-fluid family is raising their son

2017-08-15 17:20

“We’re just an ordinary family being who we want to be.”

Why do we still make girls wear skirts and dresses as school uniform?

2017-01-09 12:18

Wearing a skirt can prevent girls from being active and eventually from participating in sports, as this Australian researcher found.

Blending the sexes

2009-10-30 11:45

Are we able to shake off gender prejudice for our children’s sake?

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