The Conversation You Must Have With Your Sons
Do you remember calling your son out when you discovered he was using the word "slut" liberally? Or when you overheard him talking about some girl from school as if she were more of a conquest than a person? - Carina Kolodny wants us to consider these conversations and then ask ourselves why we don't remember them.
Carina Kolodny's article analyzes how parents raise their sons and daughters with different words - commonly lecturing girls to be careful with what they wear and how they act, while not correcting their sons' misbehavior towards girls.
How might encouraging parents to raise 'better' sons make it safer and more empowering for women and girls?