Engineering Toys for Girls
Kudos to GoldieBlox for their “disrupting the pink aisle” ad campaign. Our girls deserve better more than toy stores’ pink ghettos. Update. The original video is gone, so I’ve updated the post with a related, relevant video.
Dove released the video “Onslaught” in their Campaign for Real Beauty. Having three daughters, girls’ self image is important an important issue at our home. Although I agree with Dove’s encouraging parents to talk to girls before they are exposed to advertising, “Onslaught” depicts such an overwhelming “beauty” culture that talking could be worthless. I…