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Gender Norms

This "If I Were A Toy" Ad Is Defying Gender Roles

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In a new English toy company ad, a young boy was featured doing more than playing football or video games. The commercial features a boy dressed up a... Read More »

Work-Life Balance Might Actually Be A Myth… But That’s OK

Work-Life Balance Might Actually Be A Myth… But That’s OK

By Kristin Canning Anne-Marie Slaughter, whose Atlantic story "Why Women Still Can’t Have It All" set off a national debate, proposes a new career pa... Read More »

Pakistan Has More Female Medical Students Than Practicing Female Doctors

Pakistan Has More Female Medical Students Than Practicing Female Doctors

How many of Pakistan's female medical students go on to become doctors? Not many, says a recent BBC report. Although 70 percent of the students enro... Read More »