Gender Roles

HuffPost Personal
O. Stecina competed in the 2019 pageant despite not identifying as female, and it altered the way they see themself.
HuffPost Personal
Instead of having to learn how to break free from society’s confines, I want my little one to be able to simply be ― whatever that means.
Videos
Jeeno fought back against traditional societal beliefs around masculinity, as well as his own insecurities, to rediscover his passion for dancing.
HuffPost Personal
And I'm done feeling like it makes be a bad mother.
Politics
Sens. Warren and Harris emerged the clear winners, crushing all the outdated stereotypes about female presidential candidates.
Parenting
They are role models who stand apart from most of the female characters on screen.
U.S. News
“In several cases, they were paying $500 more for no reason other than they marked the ‘F’ under gender. That was stunning to us.”
U.S. News
Calling out sexist behavior is still a challenge for women in politics.
Opinion
Young people seem content to sit this election out. Parents, don't let that happen.
Queer Voices
For many, sport is still seen as one area where homophobia and gender stereotypes persist.
Parenting
"I want [my son] to know that he can be strong and brave but that he can also be sensitive and kind," she tells Vogue.
Parenting
The actress and mom of three boys is focused more on raising good kids.
Culture & Arts
These princesses don’t need saving.
Queer Voices
The author hopes "The Music of What Happens" will inspire readers to fall in love ... and think twice about gender roles.
Opinion
Women's sports should be about the destruction of gender norms, not reinforcing them.
Business
Discarding gender stereotypes, new collections feature male nurses and stay-at-home dads, along with guys who wear makeup and jewelry.
Women
Advocates for survivors of sexual abuse believe John Piper's traditional theology is part of the problem.
Queer Voices
Paul Richmond's "The Naked Eye" series is a subversive take on gender norms.
Women
Comedian Michael Ian Black thinks we should focus on gender roles in the wake of Wednesday's mass shooting.
Queer Voices
Children should feel free to "break whatever gender rules" don't apply to them, said the star of "Queer Kid Stuff."