This Hangout from It Gets Better Project continues an ongoing conversation about the gendering of toys and what we can do to break down the binary and let all youth play with whichever toys they choose.
“There is a growing cultural conversation about gender identity in the United States. Shows like Transparent, Orange is the New Black, and I Am Cait have all put transgender issues in the spotlight…” read more →
“For Julie Tarney, Harry’s mom, these timestamps reminded her of Harry’s youth. They reminded her of raising Harry, who at a young age, had a powerful sense of self identity…” read more →
“Tarney’s son doesn’t easily fit into the categories society traditionally ascribes when it comes to the human experiences of sex and gender. The most accurate language we have to talk about him is ‘gender non-conforming,’ with Harry identifying outside of a male/female binary…” read more →
“Julie Tarney’s commentary for The Advocate reminds parents that it’s never too late to learn from their child as much as they learn for their child. ” read more →