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Some Great Music Videos About Sexuality & Gender

I’ve assembled some music videos about gender identity, norms and roles as well as music videos about sexuality, being gay/bi/queer and more. These have come out within the last decade and frequently are from the perspective of younger individuals. I … Continue reading

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Gender: A Short Film

A very personal exploration of gender that looks at gender identity, gender roles and gender norms. Created by “A Bow Tie Kind of Guy.”

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11 Times Gender Norms Got The Middle Finger in 2015 – MTV

You really should check out this look at MTV’s look at the 11 times gender norms got the finger. Here’s an excerpt from the opening paragraphs of the article by Rae Paoletta… Gender is a construct, and should be treated … Continue reading

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Gender Crisis (ft. Dion Yorkie) – Masculinity & Femininity

Two cis gay men, Calum McSwiggin and Dion Yorkie, talk about how restrictive gender role expectations impact their lives. A very refreshing discussion and one more gay men should have.

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Recommended Reading: Celebs Who Fight Gender Norms, From Miley Cyrus & Her New Foundation To Laverne Cox’s Amazing Advocacy | Bustle

Bustle looks a 6 celebrities challenging gender norms and conventions… What is gender? Gender is the way one categorizes themself as male, female, or otherwise (agender, genderqueer, etc), and it is a part of one’s identity that may stand apart … Continue reading

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The Most Outrageous Ways Schools Are Trying To Enforce Gender Stereotypes | ThinkProgress

This is an informative and troubling look at how schools are trying to police gender conformity. Here’s the story by TARA CULP-RESSLER writing for Think Progress… Over the past several years, school dress codes haven’t been without controversy. Particularly because gender-based … Continue reading

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Boys Do Cry: A Mens Mashup

An amazing video where men who challenge gender norms, particularly when it comes to fashion, speak up. A liberating piece that challenges the viewer to rethink the way we should dress and act as men. Posted from Santa Fe, New … Continue reading

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The Mask You Live In | The Representation Project

This is the trailer for a documentary on how we are failing boys and men by placing violence and toughness ahead of vulnerability, empathy and respect. From the website: Compared to girls, research shows that boys in the U.S. are … Continue reading

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