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Hey, Toys 'R' Us, Stop Thrusting Gender Roles on My Kids!

Rob Watson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Rob Watson

The girls' section was a pink bubble. The themes: fashion, cooking and cleaning. The promotional words on the packages were fun and frivolous. In contrast, the toys meant for boys communicated leadership, command, speed, agility, skill, might and success. I got the message then and there.

Toys 'R' Us U.K. Agrees To End Gender Marketing

Posted 09.09.2013 | Parents

Toys "R" Us announced Friday that its U.K. stores will stop labeling toys "boys" and "girls." New standards will be set for in-store signage and image...

LOOK: Comparison Of '70s Toys To Today's Is Startling

The Huffington Post | Jessica Samakow | Posted 06.07.2013 | Parents

Walk into any toy store and you'll notice a considerable amount of pink "girly" toys and darker-colored "boyish" toys. Rewind two decades, however, an...