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WATCH: Why This Dad Wants His Sons To Play With Dolls

Posted 08.30.2013 | Parents

In many toy stores today, products are often separated by gender -- "pink stuff" and dolls are classified as "girl toys" and boys are directed to play...

Do Real Dudes Wear Pink?

Jay Sokol | Posted 09.17.2012 | Parents
Jay Sokol

As a dude who grew up in the 1980's, you might think I would like pink. Most of the movies I grew up watching featured a male protagonist in a preppy pink polo shirt.

Hank Tries To Handle Daughter's Boyfriend On 'Californication'

Posted 01.23.2012 | TV

Hank Moody isn't in line for any father of the year awards on "Californication" (Sun., 10 p.m. EST on Showtime). As the father of a daughter, howev...

Me? I Am Supposed To Teach My Girls About Boys?

Pamela Kripke | Posted 09.24.2011 | Women
Pamela Kripke

Some might say I could have waited until we were wheeled out of the operating room, but I began the conversation early. "Listen, there will be male people in the nursery," I warned, the moment her beanie-clad head hit my bosom. "Do not worry."

Can Boys Succeed in Later Life If They Can't Read As Well As Girls?

Jack Jennings | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Jack Jennings

A major shift in the academic achievement of males -- and their prospects for a good life -- is occurring right before our eyes.

Fatherhood: The Best Job in the World

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

My son and I got up early Monday morning to go hear President Obama's fatherhood speech at a Boys and Girls Club in Southeast Washington. W

Boys Lag Behind Girls In Reading In Every State

Baltimore Sun | Liz Bowle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The CEP looked at how boys and girls score on state reading and math tests around the nation. The Washington-based nonprofit found that boys trail gir...