Dr. Rebecca Hains

Category: society


“Slap her”: Fanpage.it video objectifies girls, exploits boys, and trivializes domestic violence

Fanpage.it’s video has been tugging at people’s heartstrings, but upon closer examination, the message isn’t so charming after all. Let’s take a closer look.

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5 Reasons NOT to Buy Barbie for Little Girls (It’s Not Just Body Image!)

Five good reasons to avoid buying Barbie dolls and give girls fun, healthy alternatives, instead.

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Raising White Children to be Anti-Racist Allies

Raising our children to be allies to people of color requires intentional choices in parenting—but it’s a goal within reach.

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Empower Your Princess-Obsessed Preschooler with Media Literacy in Four Easy Steps! (No, Really.)

How to provide your daughter with valuable, life-long media literacy skills from an early age.

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Happy Sexualize-Our-Daughters Season! ….Er, Halloween.

When did “Let’s dress up for Halloween” turn into “Let’s be sexy for Halloween,” anyway?

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FCKH8’s “F-Bomb Princess” video isn’t offensive—it’s exploitative.

Viral video isn’t about what’s good for girls—it’s about the t-shirt company’s bottom line.

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Announcing PINK ATTITUDE, a documentary featuring Rebecca Hains

Rebecca Hains to appear in new documentary on princesses, pop stars and girl power

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