Parenting - values | 0-18 yrs

Ways To Teach Your Child To Battle Sexism In Everyday Life


Although most of us believe that both men and women have equal rights, things are different in the real world. A lot of women continue to bear the brunt of sexism—that is, discrimination based on an individual's gender.

Sexism usually manifests as not giving equal opportunities, and curtailing the rights and freedom. According to Andrea Dworkin, a radical feminist and writer, "Sexism is the foundation on which all tyranny is built. Every social form of hierarchy and abuse is modeled on male-over-female domination."

However, by sensitising our children to the issue of sexism, we can make the world a better place.

Our ClipBook lists some some resources that will help you take on sexism, and also make your child aware of the issue. 


Sexism In Today's Society

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How Sexism Works In Stem

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How To Talk About Sexism With Your Son

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How To Teach Your Child About Gender Equality And Sexism

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13 Useful Tips For Discussing Sexism With Your Children

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11 Children's Books That Help Kids Understand Sexism

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