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TED Talk: How Movies Teach Manhood

Colin Stokes explores how media has taught manhood, and what impact that has on kids. He notes the importance of positive female and male characters—characters who show the value of teamwork and respecting women. He urges us to seek out movies and TV shows that defy gender stereotypes and shares an easy way to do this with your family.

By Colin Stokes, nonprofit communications director and dad

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